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Recall data for: 2008 FORD F-650 SD

NHTSA Campaign Number: 07V534000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 07V11

Make: FORD

Model: F-650 SD

Year: 2008

Component:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20070423

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20070823

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 737

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20071214

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20071120

Date Added To File: 20071120

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Defect Summary:
ON CERTAIN TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH CATERPILLAR C7 OR C9 DIESEL ENGINES, A FUEL PUMP FAILURE WILL DILUTE THE ENGINE OIL WITH FUEL AND MAY CAUSE THE TURBOCHARGER TO FAIL AND CAUSE LOSS OF THROTTLE CONTROL WITH WARNING.

Consequence Summary:
THE WARNING MAY BE EXPERIENCED BY ERRATIC PERFORMANCE AND EXCESSIVE SMOKE. BOTH OF THESE CONDITIONS MAY RESULT IN A SITUATION WHERE A VEHICLE CRASH COULD OCCUR.

Corrective Action:
FORD IS WORKING WITH CATERPILLAR TO HAVE THE FUEL PUMP REPLACED FREE OF CHARGE (PLEASE SEE 07E053). OWNERS MAY CONTACT CATERPILLAR AT 309-675-6496 OR FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.