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Recall data for: 2005 FORD F-650 SD

NHTSA Campaign Number: 05V202000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 05S031

Make: FORD

Model: F-650 SD

Year: 2005

Component:
WHEELS

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20050221

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20050318

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 25

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20050517

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20050504

Date Added To File: 20050506

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Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
ON CERTAIN CAB CHASSIS VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH ACCURIDE ALUMINUM WHEELS, THE WHEELS WERE NOT PROPERLY PRE-STRESSED. THIS ALLOWS CRACKS TO DEVELOP OVER TIME.

Consequence Summary:
THIS MAY EVENTUALLY LEAD TO WHEEL FAILURE AND POSSIBLY RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE WHEELS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 17, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.