Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1991 FORD E-350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 91V146000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: E-350

Year: 1991

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:AUXILLARY TANK:SELECTOR DEVICES

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19890201

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19910201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 350000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19911220

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19910904

Date Added To File: 19910930

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE DUAL FUEL TANK SELECTOR VALVE MAY MALFUNCTION AND CAUSE AN OVERFILL CONDITION IN ONE OF THE FUEL TANKS, RESULTING IN AN OVERFLOW OF FUEL PAST THE FILLER CAP.

Consequence Summary:
THE OVERFLOW OF FUEL PAST THE FILLER CAP CAUSES A FUELLEAKAGE, WHICH CAN RESULT IN A FIRE WHEN EXPOSED TO A SOURCE OF IGNITION.

Corrective Action:
REPLACE THE DUAL FUEL TANK SELECTOR VALVE.