Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1978 FORD F350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 78V168000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F350

Year: 1978

Component:
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19771101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19771101

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 7

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19780928

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19780807

Date Added To File: 19791012

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 210

Defect Summary:
THE DRIVER”S SIDE SHOULDER BELT RETRACTOR MOUNTING BRACKET ASSEMBLY CONTAINS A WELD NUT WHICH WAS IMPROPERLY ATTACHED TO THE BRACKET. THIS FAILS TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 210, “SEAT BELT ASSEMBLY ANCHORAGES”.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
THE DEALER WILL REPAIR THE LEFT SIDE SHOULDER BELT RETRACTOR MOUNTING BRACKET ON THE INVOLVED VEHICLES FREE OF CHARGE.