Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1994 FORD E-150

NHTSA Campaign Number: 94V128000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: E-150

Year: 1994

Component:
INTERIOR LIGHTING

Manufacturers Involved: MARK III INDUSTRIES, INC.

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19931101

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19940501

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 6088

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19940708

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19940711

Date Added To File: 19940725

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE TRANSFORMER USED TO POWER THE NEON CENTER LIGHTBEAM CAN OVERHEAT AND CATCH ON FIRE.

Consequence Summary:
THE OVERHEATING AND FIRES CAUSED BY THE NEON TRANSFORMER CAN RESULT IN DAMAGE TO THE LIGHTBEAM ASSEMBLY, THE ROOF OF THE VEHICLE, AND COULD RESULT IN A VEHICLE FIRE.

Corrective Action:
MARK III DEALERS WILL MODIFY THE ASSEMBLIES TO ELIMINATE THE NEON LIGHTING FIXTURE IN THE VEHICLE AND REPLACE IT WITH INCANDESCENT LIGHTS OPERATING DIRECTLY FROM THE VEHICLE 12-VOLT BATTERY.