Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1998 FORD A9513

NHTSA Campaign Number: 98V120011

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: A9513

Year: 1998

Component:
WHEELS:RIM

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19971021

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19971218

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 11

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer:

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19981207

Date Added To File: 19990111

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: TRAILERS EQUIPPED WITH AFTERMARKET ALUMINUM DUAL WHEELS, 22.5X8.25, ONE-PIECE, TUBELESS, SUPPLIED BY ACCURIDE/AKW. CERTAIN DESIGN REVISIONS COMBINED WITH PROCESS CONDITIONS CAUSED FATIGUE CRACKS IN THESE WHEELS.

Consequence Summary:
THIS CONDITION CAN CAUSE FAILURE OF THESE WHEELS.

Corrective Action:
ACCURIDE/AKW WILL REPLACE THESE WHEELS.