Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2008 FORD F-350

NHTSA Campaign Number: 07V139000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 07S49

Make: FORD

Model: F-350

Year: 2008

Component:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20060613

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20070309

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 33169

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20070403

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20070326

Date Added To File: 20070327

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
ON CERTAIN TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH A 6.4L DIESEL ENGINE, EXCESSIVE TEMPERATURES IN THE DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTER IN THE EXHAUST SYSTEM MAY RESULT FROM EXCESS HYDROCARBONS IN THE EXHAUST.

Consequence Summary:
LACK OF POWER OR ROUGH OPERATION, UNUSUAL NOISES FROM THE ENGINE OR EXHAUST, WHITE SMOKE FROM THE EXHAUST, AND POTENTIALLY A VISIBLE FLAME OUT THE TAILPIPE CAN OCCUR.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL REPROGRAM THE POWER TRAIN CONTROL MODULE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 3, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.