Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1978 FORD C600

NHTSA Campaign Number: 78V005000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: C600

Year: 1978

Component:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19720801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19771201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 4869

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19780324

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19780110

Date Added To File: 19791012

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE ENGINE COOLING FAN BLADES MAY CRACK FROM VIBRATIONAL MOTION. BLADE FRAGMENTS MAY SEPARATE WITHOUT PRIOR WARNING FROM A CRACKED BLADE WHILE THE VEHICLE IS IN OPERATION.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
THE DEALER WILL REPLACE EXISTING FAN WITH A SERVICE FAN OF A NEW DESIGN, AT NO CHARGE.