Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1982 FORD B700

NHTSA Campaign Number: 82V087000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: B700

Year: 1982

Component:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:LINKAGES

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19811001

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19820501

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 149

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19821020

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19820916

Date Added To File: 19820924

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
UNDER CERTAIN TOLERANCE CONDITIONS, THE ACCELERATOR ROD MAY COME INTO CONTACT WITH THE ACCELERATOR RETURN SPRING BRACKET, CREATING THE POSSIBILITY OF A MOMENTARY DELAY IN THE RETURN OF THE ACCELERATOR LINKAGE TO THE IDLE POSITION. THIS CONDITION IS MORE LIKELY TO OCCUR AT 3/4 THROTTLE BECAUSE CLEARANCE BETWEEN THE ACCELERATOR ROD AND BRACKET IS AT A MINIMUM AT THIS POINT.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
DEALER WILL INSTALL A NEW ACCELERATOR RETURN SPRING BRACKET WITHOUT CHARGE TO OWNER.