NHTSA Recall 85V130000

 

Vehicle Make / Model: Model Year(s):

  • FORD / BRONCO II 1986
  • FORD / RANGER 1986

Manufacturer: FORD MOTOR COMPANY

Report Receipt Date: OCT 18, 1985

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 85V130000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE: DELIVERY: HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Potential Number of Units Affected: 30,564

Summary:

NYLON FUEL LINES ON THE FUEL RETURN SIDE OF THE FUEL PRESSURE REGULATOR ASSEMBLY MAY CRACK. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: FUEL LINE COULD LEAK AND, IF AN IGNITION SOURCE IS PRESENT, CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR A FIRE.

Consequence:

SEE ABOVE.

Remedy:

REPLACE NYLON FUEL HOSES WITH RUBBER HOSES.

Notes:

SYSTEM: FUEL LINES. VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: LIGHT TRUCKS WITH 2.9 LITER V-6 ENGINES.