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2008 FORD F-350 Recall - Campaign #07V140000

 
Auto Recalls For Consumers

2008 FORD F-350 RECALL - #07V140000

RECALL FOR ELECTRICAL SYSTEM : BATTERY

ON CERTAIN TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH A 6.4L DIESEL ENGINE, INSUFFICIENT CLEARANCE OF THE BATTERY POSITIVE (B+) WIRE TO THE RIGHT HAND SPLASH SHIELD BOLT MAY RESULT IN THE BATTERY B+ WIRE CONTACTING THE SPLASH SHIELD BOLT.

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Recall Details
Vehicle 2008 FORD F-350
Manufacturer FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Manufactured between 12/18/2006 - 1/28/2007
Recalled on 3/27/2007
Influenced by FORD MOTOR COMPANY
Owners Notified on 4/3/2007
# Affected 1,022
Recalled for ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY
 
Description ON CERTAIN TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH A 6.4L DIESEL ENGINE, INSUFFICIENT CLEARANCE OF THE BATTERY POSITIVE (B+) WIRE TO THE RIGHT HAND SPLASH SHIELD BOLT MAY RESULT IN THE BATTERY B+ WIRE CONTACTING THE SPLASH SHIELD BOLT.
Consequences LONG TERM CONTACT COULD CAUSE WIRE CHAFE, RESULTING IN COPPER WIRE BEING EXPOSED. IF THIS CONDITION OCCURS, THE BATTERY B+ WIRE COULD SHORT TO GROUND INCREASING THE RISK OF A FIRE.
Corrective action DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE BATTERY B+ WIRE LOCATION AND, IF NECESSARY, REPOSITION THE WIRE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 3, 2007. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FORD AT 1-800-392-3673.
Notes FORD RECALL NO. 07S50.CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.
See also 2008 FORD F-350 Recall for POWER TRAIN, AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION, CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

2008 FORD F-350 Recall for AIR BAGS, FRONTAL, DRIVER SIDE INFLATOR MODULE

2008 FORD F-350 Recall for SEATS

2008 FORD F-350 Recall for FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE, DELIVERY

2008 FORD F-350 Recall for TRAILER HITCHES

2008 FORD F-350 Recall for EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

2008 FORD F-350 Recall for EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

2008 FORD F-350 Recall for TIRES, TREAD/BELT
Technical Service Bulletins Feb 24, 2014 - 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
FORD: THE MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP (MIL) ON AND DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTCS) P0713 AND/OR P0710 REGARDING TORQSHIFT TRANSMISSION. MODEL 2008-2009 F-53 MOTORHOME CHASSIS, LOW CAB FORWARD, 2008-2010 F-250, F-350, 2008-2011 E-350, E-45

Jul 06, 2011 - 046000 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK
FORD: IF THERE IS AN INTERMITTENT LACK OF POWER, SURGE, OR HESITATION WHILE DRIVING THE BRAKES WILL OVERRIDE ACCELERATION. *RM

Jul 06, 2011 - 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
FORD: IF THERE IS AN INTERMITTENT LACK OF POWER, SURGE, OR HESITATION WHILE DRIVING THE BRAKES WILL OVERRIDE ACCELERATION. *RM

Jul 06, 2011 - 100000 POWER TRAIN
FORD: IF THERE IS AN INTERMITTENT LACK OF POWER, SURGE, OR HESITATION WHILE DRIVING THE BRAKES WILL OVERRIDE ACCELERATION. *RM

Jul 06, 2011 - 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
FORD: IF THERE IS AN INTERMITTENT LACK OF POWER, SURGE, OR HESITATION WHILE DRIVING THE BRAKES WILL OVERRIDE ACCELERATION. *RM

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