Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1997 FORD F-150

NHTSA Campaign Number: 96V256000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F-150

Year: 1997

Component:
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19950814

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19960430

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 133000

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19970115

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19961227

Date Added To File: 19961230

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
THE SEAT ELT ANCHORAGE ATTACHMENTS ARE MISSING OR MISINSTALLED ON THESE VEHICLES.

Consequence Summary:
A LOOSE FASTENER CAN EVENTUALLY DETACH AND WOULD NOT PROPERLY RESTRAIN AN OCCUPANT IN THE EVENT OF A VEHICLE ACCIDENT.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND, AS NECESSARY, REPAIR THE SEAT BELT ANCHORAGE ATTACHMENTS.