Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2007 FORD E-350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 09V308000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: E-350

Year: 2007

Component:
EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

Manufacturers Involved: BOULEVARD VAN CITY, LLC

Begin Date Of Manufacturing:

End Date Of Manufacturing:

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 3

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20080923

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: BOULEVARD VAN CITY, LLC

Date Report Received By ODI: 20090729

Date Added To File: 20090729

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 404

Defect Summary:
BOULEVARD IS RECALLING 3 VANS EQUIPPED WITH RICON PLATFORM STYLE WHEELCHAIR LIFTS. THESE LIFTS FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 404, “PLATFORM LIFT INSTALLATIONS ON MOTOR VEHICLES.” THE THRESHOLD WARNING SYSTEM MAY NOT DETECT THE PRESENCE OF A WHEELCHAIR OR MOBILITY AID USER IN A CERTAIN SPOT WITHIN THE DEFINED THRESHOLD AREA.

Consequence Summary:
THE USER OF THE LIFT COULD BE INJURED SHOULD THE LIFT MOVE UNINTENTIONALLY.

Corrective Action:
BOULEVARD IS WORKING WITH RICON TO CORRECT THE WHEELCHAIR LIFT FREE OF CHARGE (PLEASE SEE 07E095). OWNERS MAY CONTACT RICON AT 1-818-267-3000.