Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1989 FORD E350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 89V062000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: E350

Year: 1989

Component:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

Manufacturers Involved: SENTINEL VEHICLES LIMITED

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19830101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19890201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 228

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19890601

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19890417

Date Added To File: 19890425

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
NYLON TIES THAT SUPPORT THE MAIN WIRING HARNESS TO THE CHASSIS COULD WEAR AND BREAK DUE TO EXCESSIVE VIBRATION. THUS, WIRING HARNESS COULD FALL ON ENGINE COMPONENTS AND SHORT CIRCUIT.

Consequence Summary:
THIS COULD CAUSE LOSS OF ELECTRICAL SYSTEM WHICH COULDRESULT IN AN UNDERHOOD FIRE.

Corrective Action:
INSTALL RETROFIT RIT OF PLASTIC-COATED METAL CLAMPS, LOOM FOR POSITIVE BATTERY CABLES AND RE-ROUTE WIRING.