Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1980 FORD F350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 80V100000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F350

Year: 1980

Component:
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19800401

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19800601

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 9

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19800829

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19800728

Date Added To File: 19800808

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 111

Defect Summary:
THE INVOLVED CHASSIS CABS WERE IMPROPERLY EQUIPPED WITH OUTSIDE REARVIEW MIRRORS WITH A REFLECTIVE SURFACE AREA OF TWENTY SQUARE INCHES, WHICH DOES NOT COMPLY WITH FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 111, “REARVIEW MIRRORS”. THIS REQUIRES VEHICLES WITH A GVWR OF MORE THAT 10,000 LBS. TO BE EQUIPPED WITH OUTSIDE REARVIEW MIRRORS OF NOT LESS THAN FIFTY SQUARE INCHES OF REFLECTIVE SURFACE AREA.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALER WILL INSTALL APPROPRIATE OUTSIDE REAR VIEW MIRRORS AT NO CHARGE TO OWNERS.