Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1982 FORD LL SERIES

NHTSA Campaign Number: 84V100000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: LL SERIES

Year: 1982

Component:
STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19810201

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19840801

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 2757

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19840818

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19840829

Date Added To File: 19840913

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
INADEQUATE LUBRICATION OF THE STEERING SHAFT COULD CAUSE STEERING SHAFT ASSEMBLIES TO SEPARATE WITHOUT WARNING.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
UPON INSPECTION, THE INTERMEDIATE STEERING GEAR WILL BE LUBRICATED OR REPLACED. IN ADDITION, A CLAMP WILL BE INSTALLED ON THE LOWER SHAFT TO RESTRICT ITS MOVEMENT.