2001 Ford F-550 Sd Recall | Vehicle Description: Passenger And Sport Utility Vehicles, Pickup Trucks,

2001 Ford F-550 Sd Seat Belts,front,buckle Assembly Recall | July 16, 2001

Vehicle Description: Passenger And Sport Utility Vehicles, Pickup Trucks, And Minivans. Equipped With Seat Belts Supplied By Trw. It Is Possible That The Driver’s And/or Front Passenger’s Outboard Seat Belt Buckle May Not Fully Latch. Ford Crown Victoria Built At St. Thomas Assembly Plant From 4/17/00 – 5/29/01 Mercury Grand Marquis Built At St. Thomas Assembly Plant From 4/17/00 – 5/29/01. Lincoln Town Cars Built At Wixom Assembly Plant From 3/27/00 – 5/30/01. Lincoln Navigators Built At Michigan Truck Plant From 4/11/00 – 5/31/01. Ford Windstars Built At Oakville Assembly Plant From 3/23/00 – 5/30/01. Ford Rangers Built At Twin Cities Plant From 3/28/00 – 5/30/01, And Also At The Edison Plant From 3/13/00 – 5/25/01. Ford F-150 Truck Built At Norfolk Plant From 4/18/00 – 5/25/00; At Ontario Plant From 5/10/00 – 5/28/01; At Kansas City Plant From 9/11/99 – 5/25/01; And At Cuautitlan Plant From 5/16/00 – 6/9/01. Ford Super Duty F-250, F-350, F-450, And F-550 Trucks Built At Kentucky Plant From 4/17/00 – 5/27/01; And At Cuautitlan Plant From 5/16/00 – 6/19/01. Ford Excursions Built At Kentucky Plant From 4/17/00 – 10/2/00. Ford Expeditions Built At Michigan Truck Plant From 4/11/00 – 5/31/01.

In The Event Of A Crash, The Restraint System May Not Provide Adequate Occupant Protection, Increasing The Risk Of Personal Injury To The Seat Occupant.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Front Outboard Seat Belt Buckles And If The Buckle Fails The Inspection Process, It Will Be Replaced. Owner Notification Began July 25, 2001. Owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-866-436-7332.

Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on July 16, 2001 for 2001 Ford F-550 Sd, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Seat Belts,front,buckle Assembly problems.

2001 Ford F-550 Sd Recall | Vehicle Description: Trucks Equipped With Commercial Truck Tires That Have Steel

2001 Ford F-550 Sd Tires,valve Recall | Feb 14, 2001

Vehicle Description: Trucks Equipped With Commercial Truck Tires That Have Steel Cords In The Tire Sidewall. The Valve Stems May Have Been Torn Or Damaged During Assembly And Could Leak Causing Sidewall Damage.

If Not Maintained, Could Result In A Sidewall Zipper Failure. A Zipper Failure During Inflation Of A Damaged Tire Could Result In Injury To Someone Near The Tire.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Valve Stems For Leakage, And Will Replace Both The Valve Stem And The Tire If Leakage Is Present. Owner Notification Began March 28, 2001. Owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-800-392-3673.

Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on Feb 14, 2001 for 2001 Ford F-550 Sd, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Tires,valve problems.

2001 Ford F-550 Sd Recall | Vehicle Description: Passenger Cars, Sport Utility Vehicles, And Light

2001 Ford F-550 Sd Visibility,windshield Wiper/washer,motor Recall | Aug 08, 2001

Vehicle Description: Passenger Cars, Sport Utility Vehicles, And Light And Medium Duty Pickup Trucks. A Switch Located In The Plastic Cover Of The Wiper Motor Gear Case Could Malfunction And Overheat, Potentially Resulting In Loss Of Intermittent Wiper Function, Loss Of Wiper Park Function, Complete Loss Of Wiper Function, Or Ignition Of The Plastic Cover Material. Switch Malfunction Is Most Likely To Occur When The Intermittent Setting Of The Wipers Is Being Used, Or When Snow Or Ice Obstructs The Blades From Returning To The “parked” Position At The Bottom Of The Windshield. These Vehicles Were Built At The Following Assembly Plants: Atlanta Plant From 2/11/00 Through 7/31/00; Chicago Plant From 2/14/00 Through 8/4/00; Kansas City Plant From 2/26/00 To 9/4/00; Kentucky Truck Plant From 2/18/00 To 8/31/00; Michigan Truck Plant From 2/23/00 Through 8/3/00; Norfolk Plant From 2/21/00 Through 7/27/00; Wayne Stamping And Assembly Plant From 2/25/00 Through 8/15/00; And Wixom Plant From 2/15/00 Through 8/8/00.

Loss Of Visibility While Driving Increases The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Date Code On The Wiper Motor. Motors Built With The Suspect Time Frame Will Have The Wiper Motor Gear Case Cover Replaced. Owner Notification Began August 20, 2001. Owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Ford At 1-866-436-7332.

Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on Aug 08, 2001 for 2001 Ford F-550 Sd, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Visibility,windshield Wiper/washer,motor problems.