2003 Ford F-150 Recall | On Certain Pickup Trucks, The Pitman Arm To Steering Gear Retaining

2003 Ford F-150 Steering,gear Box,shaft Pitman Recall | Sept 22, 2003

On Certain Pickup Trucks, The Pitman Arm To Steering Gear Retaining Nut Was Not Fully Tightened To The Required Specification.

If The Pitman Arm To Gearbox Attachment Nut Loosens, A Noise And A Loose Feel In The Steering Could Occur. If The Condition Progressed And Service Was Not Sought, The Nut Could Back Off Completely And The Pitman Arm Could Separate From The Gear Causing A Loss Of Steering. If The Warning Is Not Heeded And Steering Is Lost, A Crash May Result.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Tighten The Pitman Arm Retaining Nut To Specifications. Owner Notification Began On October 1, 2003. Owners Should Contact Ford At 1-866-436-7332.

Ford Recall No. 03s07.customers Can 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 Sept 22, 2003 for 2003 Ford F-150, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Steering,gear Box,shaft Pitman problems.

2003 Ford F-150 Recall | On Certain Pickup Trucks And Sport Utility Vehicles, If The Intermediate

2003 Ford F-150 Steering,gear Box,shaft Sector Recall | May 27, 2003

On Certain Pickup Trucks And Sport Utility Vehicles, If The Intermediate Shaft Yoke Separates From The Steering Gear Input Shaft, The Steering System Becomes Disconnected.

This Could Result In Loss Of Steering Control, Potentially Resulting In A Vehicle Crash Without Warning.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Steering Intermediate Shaft Yoke To Determine If The Yoke Is Fully Seated On The Steering Gear Input Shaft. If The Yoke Is Fully Seated No Service Is Required. If The Yoke Is Not Fully Seated And Bolt Groove And Spline Is Visible, The Intermediate Shaft And Bolt Will Be Replaced As Well As The Bolt At The Steering Column Connection. Owner Notification Began On May 30, 2003. 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.

Ford Recall No. 03s02.customers Can 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 May 27, 2003 for 2003 Ford F-150, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Steering,gear Box,shaft Sector problems.