Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1985 FORD E350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 87V113000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: E350

Year: 1985

Component:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19830801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19870801

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 16000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19870714

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19870721

Date Added To File: 19870722

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
EXPULSION OF FUEL DUE TO OVERPRESSURIZATION.

Consequence Summary:
FUEL OR FUEL VAPORS IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITIONSOURCE CAN CAUSE A FIRE.

Corrective Action:
MODIFICATION OF THE BASE FUEL VENTING AND EMISSION CONTROL SYSTEM TO REDUCE OPERATING TEMPERATURES AND FUEL SYSTEM PRESSURES.