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Ford F-650 Recall

FORD F-650 SD 2011
Manufacturer: FORD MOTOR COMPANYMfr's Report Date: JAN 04, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V009000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
Potential Number of Units Affected: 36
Summary:
 FORD IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011 F-650 TRUCKS, MANUFACTURED FROM FEBRUARY 2, 2011, THROUGH FEBRUARY 17, 2011, AND EQUIPPED WITH A MERITOR MFS08 FRONT STEER AXLE. THE BOLTS ATTACHING THE STEERING ARM TO THE STEERING KNUCKLE WERE NOT PROPERLY TIGHTENED. THIS CONDITION CAN RESULT IN THE STEERING ARM LOOSENING OR SEPARATING.
Consequence:
 LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
 FORD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE STEERING ARM AND STEERING KNUCKLE, AND REPAIR THE VEHICLES

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