Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2011 FORD F-750

NHTSA Campaign Number: 11V264000

Manufacturer Campaign Number: 11C17

Make: FORD

Model: F-750

Year: 2011

Component:
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

Manufacturers Involved: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Begin Date Of Manufacturing: 20101210

End Date Of Manufacturing: 20110302

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 93

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20110518

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Ford Motor Company

Date Report Received By ODI: 20110503

Date Added To File: 20110503

Regulation Part Number: 571

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 121

Defect Summary:
FORD IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011 F-650 AND F-750 TRUCKS, EQUIPPED WITH AIR BRAKES AND A TRAILER PACKAGE OR TRACTOR PACKAGE, FOR AN INCORRECTLY PROGRAMMED ABS MODULE. AS SUCH, THESE VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 121, “AIR BRAKE SYSTEMS (ABS).”

Consequence Summary:
AN AFFECTED VEHICLE MAY NOT DISPLAY A TRAILER ABS FAULT IN THE CAB OF THE TRUCK WARNING THE DRIVER OF AN EXISTING TRAILER ABS FAILURE. SUCH AN ABS FAILURE MAY RESULT IN TRAILER BRAKE LOCK-UP, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action:
DEALERS WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE ABS MODULE FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 18, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD MOTOR COMPANY CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP CENTER AT 1-866-436-7332.