Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1974 FORD W9000

NHTSA Campaign Number: 79V200000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: W9000

Year: 1974

Component:
WHEELS:MULTI PIECE

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19721001

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19750201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 700

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19800228

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19790911

Date Added To File: 19791211

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE CAST HUBS ON SOME OF THE INVOLVED VEHICLES WERE IMPROPERLY MANUFACTURED. THEY MAY BE SUBJECT TO HIGH MILEAGE FATIGUE CRACKS AT THE INNER BEARING AREA OR ALONG THE FLANGE PORTIONS TO WHICH THE WHEELS ARE MOUNTED.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALER WILL INSPECT ALUMINUM HUBS AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THEM WITH CAST IRON HUBS WITHOUT CHARGE TO OWNER.