Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2008 FORD F-650 SD

NHTSA Campaign Number: 08V428000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 08V02

Make: FORD

Model: F-650 SD

Year: 2008

Component:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20070130

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20080613

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 2811

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20080905

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20080825

Date Added To File: 20080825

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
FORD IS RECALLING 2,811 MY 2008-2009 F-650 AND F-750 TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH C7 OR C9 CATERPILLAR DIESEL ENGINES. THE FUEL PUMP OUTLET CHECK PLUG MAY BE CRACKED WHICH COULD CAUSE FUEL TO SPRAY AND LEAK.

Consequence Summary:
FUEL LEAKAGE, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action:
FORD IS WORKING WITH CATERPILLAR (PLEASE SEE 08E042). CATERPILLAR WILL REPLACE THE FUEL PUMP PLUG FREE OF CHARGE. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CATERPILLAR AT 1-800-447-4986, OR FORD AT 1-800-343-5338 (FLEET OWNERS) OR 1-866-906-9811 (MOTOR HOME OWNERS).