Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1989 FORD F SERIES

NHTSA Campaign Number: 90V097000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F SERIES

Year: 1989

Component:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19890501

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19900201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 3200

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19900717

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19900521

Date Added To File: 19900531

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
INTERCONNECTION OF RETURN LINE PLUMBING FROM HYDROBOOST STEERING GEAR MAY CAUSE LIGHT APPLICATION OF HYDROBOOST UNIT WITHOUT APPLYING BRAKE PEDAL.

Consequence Summary:
THIS COULD RESULT IN DRAGGING BRAKES, BRAKE FADE, ORPREMATURE WEAR AND/OR HEAT DAMAGE TO BRAKE SYSTEM COMPONENTS, REDUCING BRAKINGEFFICIENCY WHICH COULD RESULT IN AN ACCIDENT.

Corrective Action:
INSTALL REVISED RETURN LINES AND REPLACE DAMAGED BRAKE SYSTEM COMPONENTS.