Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2001 FORD ECONOLINE

NHTSA Campaign Number: 03V282000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 03S06

Make: FORD

Model: ECONOLINE

Year: 2001

Component:
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20010618

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20030320

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 64

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20030903

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20030805

Date Added To File: 20030807

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Defect Summary:
ON CERTAIN CUTAWAY CHASSIS CAB WITH THE SCHOOL BUS OPTION, TWO BRACKETS AND TWO OUTRIGGER MEMBERS ARE MISSING IN THE AREA OF THE FUEL TANK.

Consequence Summary:
THE BRACKETS AND OUTRIGGER MEMBERS ARE INTENDED TO ENHANCE CRASH PERFORMANCE.

Corrective Action:
FORD WILL SEND TECHNICIANS TO THE OWNER’S LOCATION TO INSPECT AND ADD THE BRACKETS AND OUTRIGGERS AS REQUIRED. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN ON SEPTEMBER 3, 2003. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.