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Recall data for: 1992 FORD E-150

NHTSA Campaign Number: 92V123000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: E-150

Year: 1992

Component:
EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19910901

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19920201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 29052

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19921204

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19920824

Date Added To File: 19920828

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 120

Defect Summary:
THE TIRE CERTIFICATION LABELS INCORRECTLY IDENTIFY THE VEHICLE TIRE REQUIREMENTS AS P235/75R15 SL (STANDARD LOAD), RATHER THAN AS P235/75R15 XL (EXTRA LOAD).

Consequence Summary:
THE CERTIFICATION LABELS ON THE AFFECTED VEHICLES DO NOTCOMPLY WITH FMVSS 120, “TIRE SELECTION AND RIMS FOR MOTOR VEHICLES OTHER THANPASSENGER CARS.” INCORRECT TIRE SELECTION COULD RESULT IN SUDDEN FAILURE OFA TIRE WHILE THE VEHICLE IS IN MOTION, AND RESULT IN A VEHICLE ACCIDENT.

Corrective Action:
CORRECT TIRE INFORMATION LABELS AND INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS WILL BE MAILED TO THE OWNERS OF THESE VEHICLES. OWNERS WILL BE INSTRUCTED THAT DEALERS CAN INSTALL THE LABEL PROVIDED IF THEY PREFER.