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Recall data for: 2005 FORD E-350 CUTAWAY

NHTSA Campaign Number: 07V569000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: E-350 CUTAWAY

Year: 2005

Component:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

Manufacturers Involved: WHEELED COACH INDUSTRIES

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20040709

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20070301

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 1006

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20080108

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: WHEELED COACH INDUSTRIES

Date Report Received By ODI: 20071215

Date Added To File: 20071214

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
ON CERTAIN AMBULANCES ORIGINALLY SOLD IN OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN THE STATES OF CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, MAINE, MARYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT, WEST VIRGINIA, WISCONSIN, AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. CORROSION MAY OCCUR ON THE ANL 400 AMP FUSE DUE TO EXPOSURE TO CALCIUM CHLORIDE ELEMENTS THAT ARE USED IN THE “SALT STATES” DURING THE WINTER SEASON.

Consequence Summary:
THE DETERIORATION OF THE FUSE CAN CAUSE A DISRUPTION OF POWER RESULTING IN LOSS OF SERVICE IN THE PATIENT COMPARTMENT.

Corrective Action:
RETROFIT KITS AND INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS WILL BE MAILED TO CUSTOMERS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JANUARY 8, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT WHEELED COACH AT 800-932-7077.