Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1980 FORD F350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 79V261000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F350

Year: 1980

Component:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:COLUMN SHIFT

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19790901

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19791001

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 80000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19800228

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19791218

Date Added To File: 19800114

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE PARKING PAWL ACTUATING ROD IN THE TRANSMISSION MAY HAVE AN INSUFFICIENT OR CRACKED WELD. THIS CAN CAUSE THE PARK CAM END TO SEPARATE FROM THE ROD ITSELF, PREVENTING THE PARKING PAWL FROM ENGAGING THE PARKING GEAR WHEN THE SELECTOR IS PLACED IN THE PARK POSITION.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALER WILL REPLACE THE DEFECTIVE PARKING PAWL ACTUATING ROD FREE OF CHARGE.