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Recall data for: 2000 FORD E-350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 00V115000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 00S08

Make: FORD

Model: E-350

Year: 2000

Component:
WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19980817

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19991223

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 3300

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20000515

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20000419

Date Added To File: 20000502

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Defect Summary:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: CUTAWAYS AND STRIPPED CHASSIS WITH SINGLE REAR WHEELS. THE LUG NUTS CAN POTENTIALLY BOTTOM OUT ON A SHOULDER ON THE STUDS.

Consequence Summary:
IF THIS OCCURS, THERE CAN BE AN INADEQUATE CLAMP LOAD TO ATTACH THE WHEEL TO THE AXLE, RESULTING IN NOISE, DAMAGE TO THE WHEEL AND HUB, OR IN EXTREME CASES, LOSS OF A REAR WHEEL WHILE THE VEHICLE IS BEING DRIVEN.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE REAR WHEEL ATTACHING STUDS.