Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2005 FORD F750

NHTSA Campaign Number: 05V415000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 05S36

Make: FORD

Model: F750

Year: 2005

Component:
PARKING BRAKE:DRIVELINE:HYDRAULIC

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20040604

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20050331

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 6298

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20051006

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20050919

Date Added To File: 20050920

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
ON CERTAIN MEDIUM DUTY CHASSIS CAB VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH HYDRAULIC BRAKES, THE DRIVE LINE PARK BRAKE ANCHOR BOLT MAY BE SUSCEPTIBLE TO FATIGUE LOADING. THE BOLT COULD FRACTURE OVER TIME DUE TO INSUFFICIENT CLAMP LOAD AS A RESULT OF IMPROPER ANCHOR BOLT PLATING.

Consequence Summary:
IF THE PARK BRAKE ANCHOR BOLT FATIGUES AND ULTIMATELY FRACTURES, THE PARK BRAKE MAY NOT FUNCTION AND THERE MAY BE NO INDICATION TO THE DRIVER OF THE MALFUNCTION WHEN THE PARK BRAKE IS SET. THIS MAY CAUSE THE VEHICLE TO ROLL AWAY WITHOUT WARNING, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE PARK BRAKE ANCHOR BOLT. THE RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 6, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.