Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2008 FORD F-150

NHTSA Campaign Number: 08V523000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: F-150

Year: 2008

Component:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Manufacturers Involved: ROUSH PERFORMANCE PRODUCTS, IN

Begin Date Of Manufacturing:

End Date Of Manufacturing:

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 213

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20081021

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: ROUSH PERFORMANCE PRODUCTS, INC.

Date Report Received By ODI: 20081008

Date Added To File: 20081008

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
ROUSH IS RECALLING 213 MY 2007-2008 FORD F-150 TRUCKS ALTERED TO OPERATE USING LIQUID PROPANE INJECTION. THE HYDRO-CARBON PAPER AFFIXED TO THE INSIDE OF THE AIRBOX LID WITH ADHESIVE MAY BECOME DISLODGED DURING OPERATION.

Consequence Summary:
THIS FAILURE MAY RESULT IN A LOSS OF PERFORMANCE, ILLUMINATION OF THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) AND, IN EXTREME CASES, A STALLING OF THE VEHICLE DURING OPERATION WITHOUT NOTICE, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE AIRBOX LID WITH A NEW ONE THAT INCLUDES THE HYDRO-CARBON PAPER WHICH HAS BEEN AFFIXED USING AN ADHESIVE PROMOTER AND GREATER PRESSURE AS RECOMMENDED BY THE MANUFACTURER FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 21, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT ROUSH AT 1-866-307-6788.