Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1978 FORD F350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 78V024000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F350

Year: 1978

Component:
WHEELS:MULTI PIECE

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19771101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19771201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 9000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19780405

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:
THE WHEEL RIM DIAMETERS ON THESE VEHICLES MAY EXCEED DIMENSIONAL SPECIFICATIONS. THIS MAY CAUSE THE TIRES AND TUBES TO BE OVERSTRESSED DURING MOUNTING OR IMPROPERLY MOUNTED.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
THE DEALER WILL INSPECT AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THE WHEELS, AND THE TIRES AND TUBES MOUNTED ON THESE WHEELS.