Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1980 FORD CLUB WAGON

NHTSA Campaign Number: 80V072000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: CLUB WAGON

Year: 1980

Component:
WHEELS:CENTER SECTION

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19791001

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19800401

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 12500

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19800711

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19800609

Date Added To File: 19800729

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
CERTAIN VEHICLES WERE PRODUCED WITH WHEEL ASSEMBLIES THAT MAY HAVE CRACKS NEAR THE BOLT HOLES IN THE WHEEL DISC. DURING VEHICLE USE, THE CRACKS COULD GRADUALLY INCREASE AND RESULT IN PARTIAL OR COMPLETE SEPARATION OF THE WHEEL AND TIRE ASSEMBLY FROM THE VEHICLE.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALER WILL INSPECT THE WHEEL DISC DATE CODE AND REPLACE THOSE WHEELS INDICATING AN OCTOBER 18, 1979 DATE OF MANUFACTURE.