Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1982 FORD F250

NHTSA Campaign Number: 81V121000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F250

Year: 1982

Component:
WHEELS:MULTI PIECE

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19800801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19810901

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 16500

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19811109

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19811006

Date Added To File: 19811027

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE OWNER”S GUIDE MAY CONTAIN AN ERROR IN THE WHEEL LUG NUT TORQUE SPECIFICATION CHART. INCORRECT INFORMATION COULD RESULT IN IMPROPER TORQUE OF THE LUG NUTS DURING WHEEL REPLACEMENT. LUG NUTS COULD COME LOOSE DURING VEHICLE OPERATION.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
AN ADHESIVE-BACKED, REVISED PAGE WILL BE SUPPLIED TO OWNERS FOR INSERTION IN THE OWNER”S GUIDE. IN ADDITION, DEALERS WILL PROVIDE TORQUE VERIFICATION, IF ONE OR MORE WHEELS HAVE BEEN SERVICED, AT NO COST TO OWNERS.