Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1984 FORD F350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 84V065000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F350

Year: 1984

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19820801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19840401

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 36400

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19840817

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19840522

Date Added To File: 19840605

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 301

Defect Summary:
WATER SEPARATOR CANISTER MAY BE PUNCTURED IN A COLLISION. CRASH TESTS IN A 30 MPH FRONTAL COLLISION REVEALED FUEL LEAKAGE EXCEEDING THE MAXIMUM PERMITTED BY FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 301, “FUEL SYSTEM INTEGRITY”.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
A PROTECTIVE SHIELD FOR THE CANISTER WILL BE INSTALLED WITHOUT CHARGE.