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Ford F-150 recall 89V141000

Ford Recalls 1990 F150-F350 Trucks Due to Crossed Fuel Pressure and Return Lines
Engine, August 4, 1989

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Ford has recalled certain 1990 F150, F250, and F350 trucks due to improper routing and installation of fuel pressure and return line connectors. The wrong lines connected may cause the fuel tank to overflow. In the presence of an ignition source, a fuel leak may result in a fire. Dealers will replace the fuel line assembly.

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s): 1990

Mfr's Report Date:
August 4, 1989

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 89V141000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:AUXILLARY TANK:SELECTOR DEVICES

Potential Number of Units Affected: 1100

Summary: INCORRECTLY INSTALLED FUEL LINE CONNECTORS HAVE FUEL SUPPLY AND RETURN LINES CROSSED.

Consequence: FUEL COULD BE TRANSFERRED FROM ONE TANK TO THE OTHER,POSSIBLY RESULTING IN FUEL OVERFLOW AND SPILLAGE, IN PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, A FIRE COULD OCCUR.

Remedy: REPLACE FUEL LINE ASSEMBLY.

Notes: SYSTEM:FUEL LINE ASSEMBLY.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION:LIGHT DUTY TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH DUAL FUEL TANKS.

Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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