Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1993 FORD ECONOLINE

NHTSA Campaign Number: 93V100000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: ECONOLINE

Year: 1993

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19911101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19930201

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 1235

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19931012

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19930608

Date Added To File: 19930615

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE FUEL FILLER HOSE OR FUEL FILLER VENT HOSE WAS DAMAGED BY A DRILL BIT USED TO INSTALL THE DSO PACKAGE ATTACHING HARDWARE ONTO THE FLOOR PAN.

Consequence Summary:
IF EITHER OF THE HOSES WAS PENETRATED BY THE DRILL BIT,FUEL LEAKAGE COULD RESULT, PARTICULARLY DURING FUELING OF THE VEHICLE. IN THEPRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, THIS COULD RESULT IN FIRE.

Corrective Action:
REPLACE THE FUEL FILLER AND VENT HOSES AND RELOCATE THE MOUNTING HARDWARE IN THE FLOOR PAN.