Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1986 FORD AEROSTAR

NHTSA Campaign Number: 90V021000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: AEROSTAR

Year: 1986

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19851101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19860501

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 91000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19900406

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19900208

Date Added To File: 19900222

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
INSUFFICIENT INTERFERENCE FIT BETWEEN FUEL TANK FILLER PIPE AND GROMMET COULD RESULT IN AN INADEQUATE SEAL WHICH COULD ALLOW FUEL TO SEEP FROM THE JOINT.

Consequence Summary:
IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, FUEL LEAKAGE COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action:
INSTALL A REVISED DESIGN GROMMET.