Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1981 FORD B800

NHTSA Campaign Number: 82V119000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: B800

Year: 1981

Component:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CABLES

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19810801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19821101

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 4617

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19830103

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:
THESE VEHICLES MAY HAVE BEEN MANUFACTURED WITH AN INCORRECT END CLAMP ON THE HAND THROTTLE ACTUATING CABLE. UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS, PERTAINING TO THE CLAMP-TO-THROTTLE CABLE ORIENTATION AND DISTANCES OF THE CABLE TO GOVERNOR SHAFT, THE THROTTLE CABLE END CLAMP MAY INTERFERE WITH THE OUTBOARD ACCELERATOR.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
THE DEALER WILL INSPECT HAND THROTTLE CLAMP FOR INTERFERENCE AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THESE CLAMPS FREE OF CHARGE.