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Recall data for: 2008 FORD F-650 SD

NHTSA Campaign Number: 10V398000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 10V01

Make: FORD

Model: F-650 SD

Year: 2008

Component:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20061011

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20090113

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 3469

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20100908

Recall Initiator: ODI

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20100909

Date Added To File: 20100910

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
FORD IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2008-2009 F-650 AND F-750 TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH CATERPILLAR C7 ENGINE. THE #5 AND #6 FUEL LINES MAY CRACK AT THE FASTENING POINT TO THE COMMON FUEL RAIL AND CAUSE A FUEL LEAK.

Consequence Summary:
A FUEL LEAK, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, CAN RESULT IN A VEHICLE FIRE.

Corrective Action:
FORD IS WORKING WITH CATERPILLAR TO NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPAIRS WILL BE PERFORMED BY AUTHORIZED CATERPILLAR DEALERS FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON SEPTEMBER 8, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CATERPILLAR TOLL-FREE AT 1-800-447-4986 OR FORD AT 1-866-436-7332.