Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1983 FORD F250

NHTSA Campaign Number: 83V047000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F250

Year: 1983

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19830101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19830301

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 1800

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19830531

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19830502

Date Added To File: 19830513

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 301

Defect Summary:
IN A COLLISION, BOLTS MAY DAMAGE OR PIERCE A FUEL LINE, CAUSING FUEL SPILLAGE. AFFECTED VEHICLES MAY NOT BE CAPABLE OF MEETING THE MINIMUM FUEL LEAKAGE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD 301, “FUEL SYSTEM INTEGRITY”.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
THE DEALER WILL REPLACE THE EXISTING 2.18 INCH BOLTS IN THE LEFT FRONT FENDER APRON WITH ONE INCH LONG BOLTS AT NO CHARGE.