Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1986 FORD BRONCO II

NHTSA Campaign Number: 87V139000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: BRONCO II

Year: 1986

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

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19850701

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19870801

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 3600000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19871012

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19870904

Date Added To File: 19870909

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
SPRING LOCK FUEL LINE COUPLING MAY NOT BE PROPERLY ENGAGED.

Consequence Summary:
COUPLING COULD DISENGAGE DUE TO FUEL PRESSURE,VIBRATION, AND ENGINE MOVEMENTS; THIS WOULD CAUSE LOSS OF FUEL WHICH, INPRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, CREATES A FIRE RISK.

Corrective Action:
INSTALL RETAINER CLIPS OVER THE COUPLINGS TO PREVENT COUPLING SEPARATION AND FUEL LEAKAGE.