Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1980 FORD F600

NHTSA Campaign Number: 82V120000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F600

Year: 1980

Component:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19790801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19810401

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 33863

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19830124

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19821207

Date Added To File: 19821213

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER TO CHASSIS TUBE AND HOSE ASSEMBLY MAY HAVE BEEN LOCATED IN SUCH A WAY THAT IT IS SUSCEPTIBLE TO CHAFING DURING VEHICLE OPERATION. CONTINUED CHAFING MAY RESULT IN TUBE OR HOSE FAILURE AND SUBSEQUENT LOSS OF BRAKE FLUID.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
THE DEALER WILL INSPECT AND, IF NECESSARY, INSTALL A BRAKE LINE ATTACHING CLIP AND REPLACE ANY DAMAGED BRAKE TUBE AND HOSE ASSEMBLY WITHOUT CHARGE.