Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1979 FORD F250

NHTSA Campaign Number: 79V117000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F250

Year: 1979

Component:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19790201

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19790301

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 82000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19790618

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19790515

Date Added To File: 19791012

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE INVOLVED VEHICLES WERE PRODUCED WITH BRAKE PUSH-ROD TO BRAKE PEDAL RETAINING PINS WHICH WERE NOT HEAT-TREATED AS SPECIFIED. THIS COULD ALLOW THE BRAKE PEDAL TO BECOME DISENGAGED FROM THE PUSH-ROD.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALER WILL REPLACE THE SUSPECT BRAKE RETAINING PIN.