1997 Ford L8500 Recall | Vehicle Description: Heavy Duty Trucks Equipped With Fd1060 And Fd1460 Diesel Engines And Optional Manual Fuel Shutoff Systems. The Hand Control Of The Manual Fuel Shutoff System, Mounted On The Vehicle’s

1997 Ford L8500 Fuel System, Gasoline,delivery,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings Recall | Mar 20, 1997

Vehicle Description: Heavy Duty Trucks Equipped With Fd1060 And Fd1460 Diesel Engines And Optional Manual Fuel Shutoff Systems. The Hand Control Of The Manual Fuel Shutoff System, Mounted On The Vehicle’s Instrument Panel, Is Labeled With The Words “shutoff Fuel Lock”, And These Words Are Not Illuminated Other Than By The Cab’s Interior Lights. This Does Not Comply With The Requirements Of Fmvss No. 101, “controls And Displays.”due To The Lack Of Illumination And Incomplete Labeling Of The Manual Fuel Shutoff System, A Driver May Not Identify The Hand Control To Shut Off Fuel Supply To The Engine.. Follwoing Is The Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Manual Fuel Shutoff System With The Standard Automatic Key-off Fuel Control System.
owner Notification:owners Have Been Notified Of This Campaign. This Campaign Has Been Completed.

This recall was issued on Mar 20, 1997 for 1997 Ford L8500, manufactured by FORD MOTOR COMPANY, in response to Fuel System, Gasoline,delivery,hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings problems.