Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1978 FORD BRONCO

NHTSA Campaign Number: 78V023000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: BRONCO

Year: 1978

Component:
WHEELS

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19771001

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19771101

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 17000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19780403

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19780130

Date Added To File: 19791012

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
SOME OF THE STEEL WHEELS ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES MAY HAVE BEEN IMPROPERLY MANUFACTURED. THESE WHEELS, OVER A PERIOD OF TIME, COULD CRACK IN THE WHEEL RIM AREA THROUGH NORMAL OPERATION, WITHOUT PRIOR WARNING.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALER WILL INSPECT AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THE WHEELS ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES.