Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1994 FORD F800

NHTSA Campaign Number: 95V092000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F800

Year: 1994

Component:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19930801

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19940801

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 13000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19950804

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19950509

Date Added To File: 19950518

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
A CONNECTOR IN THE WIRING WHERE THE TILT HOOD MOUNTED LAMPS ATTACH TO THE VEHICLE WIRING HARNESS WAS BUILT WITHOUT SEALING PLUGS. MOISTURE, ROAD SALT OR OTHER CONTAMINANTS CAN ENTER THE CONNECTION RESULTING IN CROSSED CIRCUITS, SHORTS OR CORROSION OF THE WIRING OF THE CONNECTOR.

Consequence Summary:
THE HEADLAMPS OR OTHER FRONT-END LIGHTING SYSTEMS CAN MALFUNCTION AS A RESULT OF THIS CONDITION INCREASING THE POTENTIAL FOR A VEHICLE ACCIDENT.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE CONNECTOR AND INSTALL SEALING PLUGS IN THE OPEN CAVITIES. IF THE INSPECTION REVEALS CORROSION, A NEW CONNECTOR WILL BE INSTALLED.