Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1992 FORD F SUPER DUTY

NHTSA Campaign Number: 93V125000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F SUPER DUTY

Year: 1992

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19890701

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19921201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 1131000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19931028

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19930802

Date Added To File: 19930727

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
A MALFUNCTIONING CHECK VALVE WITHIN THE FUEL PUMP ASSEMBLY CAUSES A PORTION OF THE UNUSED FUEL FROM ONE TANK TO BE RETURNED TO THE SECOND TANK. WHEN THIS OCCURS, THE CAPACITY OF THE SECOND TANK CAN BE EXCEEDED, CAUSING FUEL SPILLAGE.

Consequence Summary:
SPILLED FUEL CAN RESULT IN A FIRE WHEN EXPOSED TO ASOURCE OF IGNITION.

Corrective Action:
REPLACEMENT OF THE FUEL PRESSURE REGULATOR AND INSTALLATION OF REDUNDANT CHECK VALVES.