Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1984 FORD E350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 83V094000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: E350

Year: 1984

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

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19830801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19830801

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 283

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19830921

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19830921

Date Added To File: 19831013

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
FUEL SUPPLY TUBES INSTALLED IN THE AFFECTED VEHICLES ARE TOO SHORT. CONSEQUENTLY, FLEXIBLE HOSES THAT ATTACH TO THE TUBES MAY BE TAUT AND THIS WOULD HAVE AN ADVERSE EFFECT ON THE DURABILITY OF HOSE CONNECTIONS. IN THE EVENT OF HOSE SEPARATION, SOME FUEL SPILLAGE WOULD OCCUR.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
UPON INSPECTION, DEALER WILL INSTALL A NEW FUEL HOSE OF THE CORRECT LENGTH.