Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1991 FORD F-150

NHTSA Campaign Number: 93V066000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F-150

Year: 1991

Component:
STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

Manufacturers Involved: FAIRMONT TAMPER

Begin Date Of Manufacturing:

End Date Of Manufacturing:

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 2419

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19930525

Recall Initiator: ODI

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:
KEYS ATTACHED TO THE KEY RING OF AN IGNITION KEY WHILE IT IS IN THE VEHICLE IGNITION CAN BECOME LODGED IN THE STEERING LOCK RECEIVER AS THE STEERING WHEEL IS BEING TURNED.

Consequence Summary:
THE LODGED KEYS CAN CAUSE LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL, WHICHCAN RESULT IN AN ACCIDENT WHEN THE VEHICLE IS BEING USED ON THE HIGHWAY.

Corrective Action:
A SHIELD WILL BE POSITIONED BETWEEN THE STEERING WHEEL AND THE IGNITION SWITCH AND HELD IN PLACE BY THE STEERING LOCK BAND.