Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 1999 FORD F-350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 98V055000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F-350

Year: 1999

Component:
EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:JACKS

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19971124

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19980216

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 720

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19980227

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19980310

Date Added To File: 19980319

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: SUPERCAB PICKUP TRUCKS WITH DUAL REAR WHEEL, AND WIDE FRAME. THE JACKS PROVIDED WITH THESE VEHICLES ARE TOO LARGE TO BE STOWED SECURELY UNDER THE SEAT AS INTENDED AND WERE PLACED LOOSE ON THE FLOOR IN THE REAR OF THE CAB.

Consequence Summary:
THE JACKS CAN MOVE ABOUT THE PASSENGER COMPARTMENT CREATING THE POTENTIAL FOR PERSONAL INJURY DURING A CRASH OR SUDDEN STOP.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THESE JACKS.