Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1986 FORD B700

NHTSA Campaign Number: 86V088000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: B700

Year: 1986

Component:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19860101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19860201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 177

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19860702

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19860711

Date Added To File: 19860722

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
BUSES MAY HAVE BEEN BUILT WITH AN INCORRECT TYPE OF STEEL TUBING IN THE INTERMEDIATE REAR SERVICE BRAKE LINES WHICH MAY LEAK OR BREAK DURING APPLICATION OF THE BRAKES. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: IF A BRAKE LINE LEAKED, REAR BRAKES COULD QUIT WORKING, INCREASING STOPPING DISTANCE, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.

Consequence Summary:

Corrective Action:
REPLACE BRAKE LINES.