Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1991 FORD AEROSTAR

NHTSA Campaign Number: 98E010000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: AEROSTAR

Year: 1991

Component:
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:ROTOR

Manufacturers Involved: AIMCO PRODUCTS INC.

Begin Date Of Manufacturing:

End Date Of Manufacturing:

Recall Type: E

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 23500

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19980415

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19980408

Date Added To File: 19980409

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION: AFTERMARKET BRAKE ROTORS FOR USE ON CERTAIN FORD AND MAZDA TRUCKS. CRACKED CASTINGS CAUSED CRACKS TO APPEAR ON THE OUTER DIAMETER OF THE ROTOR HAT OR AROUND THE STUD HOLE.

Consequence Summary:
LOSS OF BRAKING CAN RESULT.

Corrective Action:
AIMCO WILL REIMBURSE CONSUMERS/INSTALLERS FOR THE COST OF REPLACEMENT ROTORS AND INSTALLATION. CONSUMERS ARE REQUESTED TO RETURN TO THE LOCATION WHERE THE ROTORS WERE ORIGINALLY PURCHASED/INSTALLED FOR REPLACEMENT.