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Recall data for: 2002 FORD E250

NHTSA Campaign Number: 04V589000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: E250

Year: 2002

Component:
EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

Manufacturers Involved: ACCUBUILT, INC.

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20020926

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20030523

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 501

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20040823

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: ACCUBUILT, INC.

Date Report Received By ODI: 20041215

Date Added To File: 20041217

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
ON CERTAIN VANS BUILT ON FORD E250/E350 CHASSIS AND EQUIPPED WITH SURE-LOK WHEELCHAIR SECUREMENT SYSTEMS, THE SPROCKET TEETH OF THE RETRACTOR ASSEMBLY IS OUT OF ALIGNMENT.

Consequence Summary:
IN THE EVENT OF A VEHICLE CRASH, THE WHEELCHAIR MAY NOT BE ADEQUATELY SECURED POSSIBLY RESULTING IN INJURIES TO A WHEELCHAIR OCCUPANT.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE THE WHEELCHAIR SECUREMENT RETRACTORS AS NECESSARY. SURE-LOK IS CONDUCTING THE OWNER NOTIFICATION AND REMEDY FOR THIS CAMPAIGN. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT SURE-LOCK AT 1-908-231-1804 OR ACCUBUILT AT 419-222-1501.