Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1976 FORD F SERIES (MEDIUM)

NHTSA Campaign Number: 82V027000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F SERIES (MEDIUM)

Year: 1976

Component:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19730801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19810501

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 3270

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19820621

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19820326

Date Added To File: 19820405

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 124

Defect Summary:
THE INVOLVED VEHICLES DO NOT CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE STANDARD NO. 124, “ACCELERATOR CONTROL SYSTEMS”, DUE TO FAILURE OF THE THROTTLE TO RETURN COMPLETELY TO IDLE UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS WITH ONE OF THE TWO ACCELERATOR CONTROL RETURN SPRINGS INOPERATIVE.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALER WILL INSPECT AND MODIFY THE THROTTLE TO MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE STANDARD.