Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1982 FORD EXP

NHTSA Campaign Number: 81V047000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: EXP

Year: 1982

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19810201

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19810301

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 5200

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19810321

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19810407

Date Added To File: 19810512

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 301

Defect Summary:
CERTAIN VEHICLES MAY NOT MEET APPLICABLE MINIMUM FUEL SPILLAGE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 301, “FUEL SYSTEM INTEGRITY”. DURING A 30 MPH REAR IMPACT TEST, FUEL SPILLAGE LIMITS WERE EXCEEDED BY VEHICLE.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
REVISED FUEL FILLER AND VENT PIPE ASSEMBLIES WILL BE INSTALLED ON AFFECTED VEHICLES, WITHOUT CHARGE.