Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1994 FORD E-150

NHTSA Campaign Number: 09V297000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: E-150

Year: 1994

Component:
EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

Manufacturers Involved: R&R MOBILITY VANS & LIFTS INC.

Begin Date Of Manufacturing:

End Date Of Manufacturing:

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 7

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20090831

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: R&R MOBILITY VANS & LIFTS INC.

Date Report Received By ODI: 20090729

Date Added To File: 20090729

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 404

Defect Summary:
R&R MOBILITY IS RECALLING 7 VANS EQUIPPED WITH RICON PLATFORM STYLE WHEELCHAIR LIFT. THESE VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 404, “PLATFORM LIFT INSTALLATIONS ON MOTOR VEHICLES.” THE THRESHOLD WARNING SYSTEM MAY NOT DETECT THE PRESENCE OF A WHEELCHAIR OR MOBILITY AID USER IN A CERTAIN SPOT WITHIN THE DEFINED THRESHOLD AREA.

Consequence Summary:
THE USER OF THE LIFT COULD BE INJURED SHOULD THE LIFT MOVE UNINTENTIONALLY.

Corrective Action:
R&R MOBILITY IS WORKING WITH RICON TO CORRECT THE WHEELCHAIR LIFT FREE OF CHARGE (PLEASE SEE 07E095). OWNERS MAY CONTACT RICON AT 1-818-267-3000.