Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1990 FORD F SERIES

NHTSA Campaign Number: 90V100000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F SERIES

Year: 1990

Component:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19900101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19900101

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 365

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19900620

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19900524

Date Added To File: 19900531

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
INCORRECT SIZE MASTER CYLINDER INSTALLED WILL PROVIDE LESS LINE PRESSURE TO WHEEL CYLINDERS FOR A GIVEN PEDAL PRESSURE.

Consequence Summary:
THIS COULD RESULT IN INCREASED STOPPING DISTANCES ORINCREASED PEDAL PRESSURE REQUIRED FOR A GIVEN STOPPING DISTANCE, WHICH COULDCAUSE AN ACCIDENT.

Corrective Action:
INSTALL THE CORRECT 1.75 INCH MASTER CYLINDER.