Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1989 FORD E350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 90V101000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: E350

Year: 1989

Component:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:GEAR POSITION INDICATION (PRNDL)

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing:

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19891001

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 111000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19900717

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19900601

Date Added To File: 19900614

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS, THE SNAP RING THAT LOCATES THE PARK GEAR ON THE OUTPUT SHAFT OF THE TRANSMISSION MAY FRACTURE.

Consequence Summary:
WHEN THE GEAR IS PLACED IN PARK, THE PARK GEAR WOULD NOTENGAGE, ALLOWING THE TRUCK TO ROLL FREELY IF THE PARKING BRAKE IS NOT PROPERLYSET. THIS COULD RESULT IN AN ACCIDENT.

Corrective Action:
INSTALL IMPROVED SNAP RING AND REVISED TRANSMISSION EXTENSION HOUSING.