Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1981 FORD F700

NHTSA Campaign Number: 81V124000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F700

Year: 1981

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

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19800801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19810401

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 7100

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19811030

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19811015

Date Added To File: 19811028

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE MASTER CYLINDER TO CHASIS BRAKE TUBE AND HOSE ASSEMBLIES MAY HAVE BEEN MOVED FROM THEIR INTENDED POSITION, WHICH COULD ALLOW CHAFING AGAINST UNDERBODY COMPONENTS. CHAFING PROMOTES WEAR OF THE BRAKE TUBE AND HOSE ASSEMBLY AND COULD CAUSE A LOSS OF BRAKE FLUID.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
UPON INSPECTION BRAKE TUBE CLIPS WILL BE INSTALLED, IF NECESSARY, AND BRAKE TUBES AND HOSE ASSEMBLIES WILL BE REPLACED OR REROUTED.