NHTSA Recall 07E064000

Vehicle Make / Model: Model Year(s):

  • AMERICAN MOTORS / CONCORD 1978-1979
  • AMERICAN MOTORS / EAGLE 1983-1984
  • AMERICAN MOTORS / GREMLIN 1977-1978
  • AMERICAN MOTORS / SPIRIT 1979
  • DATSUN / 210 1979-1982
  • DATSUN / 610 1973
  • DATSUN / 620 1972-1973 1975-1977
  • DATSUN / 710 1975
  • DATSUN / F10 1976-1978
  • DODGE / CHALLENGER 1978-1980
  • DODGE / COLT 1978 1982-1984
  • DODGE / D50 1979-1980
  • FORD / AEROSTAR 1986
  • FORD / B SERIES 1979 1987-1989
  • FORD / BRONCO 1975-1977 1980-1984
  • FORD / BRONCO II 1984-1985
  • FORD / C SERIES 1979
  • FORD / CUSTOM 500 1975-1976
  • FORD / E100 1975-1987
  • FORD / E250 1975-1978 1980-1985
  • FORD / ECONOLINE 1975-1987
  • FORD / F100 1975-1979 1982-1983
  • FORD / F150 1975-1979
  • FORD / F250 1975-1979
  • FORD / F350 1979
  • FORD / F600 1979
  • FORD / F700 1979
  • FORD / F800 1979
  • FORD / FAIRMONT 1978-1983
  • FORD / GRANADA 1978-1983
  • FORD / GRAND TORINO 1975-1976
  • FORD / L SERIES 1979
  • FORD / LTD 1975-1976 1980-1986
  • FORD / MUSTANG 1978-1986
  • FORD / PINTO 1974-1980
  • FORD / RANCHERO 1975-1976
  • FORD / RANGER 1983-1985
  • FORD / TEMPO 1984-1987
  • FORD / THUNDERBIRD 1975-1976 1980-1983
  • HONDA / CRX 1984-1987
  • JEEP / J10 1981-1987
  • JEEP / WAGONEER 1980-1983
  • JEEP / WRANGLER 1987-1990
  • LINCOLN / CONTINENTAL 1975-1976 1980 1982-1983
  • LINCOLN / MARK IV 1975-1976
  • LINCOLN / MARK VI 1980
  • MAZDA / GLC 1984-1985
  • MERCURY / BOBCAT 1974-1980
  • MERCURY / CAPRI 1976-1986
  • MERCURY / COUGAR 1981-1983
  • MERCURY / GRAND MARQUIS 1980-1989
  • MERCURY / MARQUIS 1983-1986
  • MERCURY / TOPAZ 1984-1987
  • MERCURY / ZEPHYR 1976-1983
  • NISSAN / B210 1975-1978
  • PLYMOUTH / ARROW 1978-1980
  • PLYMOUTH / CHAMP 1979-1982
  • PLYMOUTH / COLT 1983-1984
  • PLYMOUTH / SAPPORO 1978-1979
  • TOYOTA / TERCEL 1983-1988

Equipment Brand Name / Part No. or Model No.: ACCUFLOW / FUEL PUMP

Production Dates: Information not Available

Manufacturer: FEDERAL-MOGUL CORPORATION

Report Receipt Date: AUG 27, 2007

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 07E064000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE: DELIVERY: FUEL PUMP

Potential Number of Units Affected: 34,000

Summary:

CERTAIN FEDERAL-MOGUL AFTERMARKET FUEL PUMPS SOLD UNDER THE BRAND NAMES OF CARTER, ACCUFLOW, NAPA, TRUFLOW, PARTS DEPO, AND PARTS MASTER, SHIPPED BETWEEN AUGUST 2006 AND JULY 2007 FOR USE ON THE VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. THE FUEL PUMP DIAPHRAGM IN CERTAIN PRODUCTION RUNS MAY HAVE BEEN IMPROPERLY INSTALLED OR INADEQUATELY TESTED WHICH MAY CAUSE THE FUEL PUMP TO LEAK.

Consequence:

A LEAKING FUEL PUMP COULD CREATE A VEHICLE FIRE HAZARD.

Remedy:

FEDERAL-MOGUL WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE DEFECTIVE FUEL PUMPS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 15, 2007. OWNERS CAN CONTACT FEDERAL-MOGUL AT 248-354-7700.

Notes:

THIS RECALL ONLY PERTAINS TO AFTERMARKET CARTER, NAPA, ACCUFLOW, TRU FLOW, PARTS MASTER, AND PARTS DEPOT BRAND FUEL PUMPS AND HAS NO RELATION TO ANY ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT INSTALLED ON THE LISTED MOTOR VEHICLES. CUSTOMERS MAY CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION’S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153).