Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1990 FORD ECONOLINE

NHTSA Campaign Number: 93V073000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: ECONOLINE

Year: 1990

Component:
SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19890701

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19910801

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 25000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19930723

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19930427

Date Added To File: 19930430

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE REAR SHOCK CROSSMEMBER OF THE FRAME CAN CRACK AND SEPARATE FROM THE FRAME.

Consequence Summary:
SEPARATION OF THE REAR SHOCK CROSSMEMBER FROM THE FRAMECAN RESULT IN LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL AND AN ACCIDENT.

Corrective Action:
REPLACE THE REAR CHOCK CROSSMEMBER WITH A SHOCK CROSSMEMBER MADE OF HIGH STRENGTH STEEL.