Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2000 FORD F750

NHTSA Campaign Number: 99V267000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 99S29

Make: FORD

Model: F750

Year: 2000

Component:
PARKING BRAKE

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 19990315

End Date Of Manufacturing: 19990914

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 5125

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 19991130

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 19990927

Date Added To File: 19991018

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 105

Defect Summary:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MEDIUM DUTY TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH HYDROMAX HYDRAULIC BRAKE SYSTEMS. THE PARK BRAKE WARNING LAMP CIRCUITRY DOES NOT INCLUDE A PROVISION FOR A PARK BRAKE WARNING LAMP CHECK FUNCTION. THEREFORE, THESE VEHICLES DO NOT COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FMVSS NO. 105, “HYDRAULIC BRAKE SYSTEMS.”

Consequence Summary:
THE CHECK LAMP FUNCTION OF THE PARK BRAKE WARNING LAMP IS INTENDED TO ILLUMINATE THE LAMP WHEN THE IGNTION KEY IS TURNED TO THE RUN POSITION. THE PARK BRAKE WARNING LAMP CHECK FUNCTION WAS NOT INCORPORATED INTO THE MODULE WHICH CONTROLS THIS FEATURE.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL INSTALL A REVISED MODULE WHICH INCORPORATES THE PARK BRAKE CHECK LAMP FUNCTION.