Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1999 FORD F SUPER DUTY

NHTSA Campaign Number: 99V265000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 99S27

Make: FORD

Model: F SUPER DUTY

Year: 1999

Component:
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19980102

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19990805

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 10537

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19991011

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19990920

Date Added To File: 19991018

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Defect Summary:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: SUPER DUTY TRUCKS AND CHASSIS-CABS EQUIPPED WITH 5.4L MANUAL TRANSMISSION POWERTRAINS. THE ACCELERATOR CABLE CORE WIRE CAN WEAR THE CABLE CONDUIT END FITTING DUE TO A FIFTEEN DEGREE ANGLE IT MAKES WITH THE CONDUIT AT THE THROTTLE BODY END. THIS COULD ALSO LEAD TO WEAR OR SEPARATION OF STRANDS OF THE CORE WIRE, WHICH COULD PREVENT THE THROTTLE FROM RETURNING TO THE IDLE POSITION.

Consequence Summary:
A “STUCK” THROTTLE COULD ADVERSELY AFFECT VEHICLE CONTROL.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE ACCELERATOR CABLE AND THROTTLE BODY.