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2004 FORD E-150 Safety Recalls

  • Recall NHTS Number: 11E047000
    Recall Manufacturer Number: 11S22
    Recall Date: 11-28-2011
    Affected Vehicles: 17
    Component:
    Fuel system, gasoline:storage:tank assembly
    Summary:
    Ford is recalling certain replacement fuel tanks that could be installed into model year 2004 through 2008 e-150, e-250, and e-350 vans and wagons. the affected fuel tanks have an extra obdii sensor hole on the top of the tank that may not be properly sealed and may leak fuel.
    Consequence:
    A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.
    How to Fix:
    Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel tanks free of charge. the safety recall began on november 28, 2011. owners may contact ford motor company customer relationship center at 1-800-232-5952.
    NHTS Notes:
    Ford's recall campaign number is 11s22.owners 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 .
  • Recall NHTS Number: 09V100000
    Recall Manufacturer Number:
    Recall Date: 03-27-2009
    Affected Vehicles: 52
    Component:
    Equipment adaptive
    Summary:
    "van conversions is recalling 52 my 2004-2007 ford e-150, e-250 e-350 and my 2006 gm savanna 3500 vans built on ford and gm chassis and equipped with ricon platform style wheelchair lifts. these lifts fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 403, ""platform lift system accessible for motor vehicles,"" the anti-stow interlock may not detect the presence of a wheelchair or mobility aid user. the pressure sensing switch that detects the presence of weight on the platform was not adjusted to the necessary sensitivity level. the lift could stow even though someone or something is still on the lift. "
    Consequence:
    A lift occupant can be injured should the lift begin to stow unintentionally.
    How to Fix:
    Van conversions is working with ricon to correct the wheelchair lifts free of charge (please see 07e097). owners may contact ricon at 1-818-267-3000 or van conversions at 610-837-0707.
    NHTS Notes:
    Owners 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 .
  • Recall NHTS Number: 09V102000
    Recall Manufacturer Number:
    Recall Date: 03-27-2009
    Affected Vehicles: 74
    Component:
    Equipment adaptive
    Summary:
    "van conversions is recalling 74 my 2004-2007 ford e-150, e-250 e-350 and my 2006 gm savanna 3500 vans built on ford and gm chassis and equipped with ricon platform style wheelchair lifts. these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 404, ""platform lift installations in motor vehicles."" the threshold warning system may not detect the presence of a wheelchair or mobility aid user in a certain spot within the defined threshold area."
    Consequence:
    The user of the lift could be injured should the lift move unintentionally.
    How to Fix:
    Van conversions is working with ricon to correct the wheelchair lifts free of charge (please see 07e095). owners may contact ricon at 1-818-267-3000 or van conversions at 610-837-0707.
    NHTS Notes:
    Owners 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 .
  • Recall NHTS Number: 06E056000
    Recall Manufacturer Number:
    Recall Date: 08-04-2006
    Affected Vehicles: 58,640
    Component:
    Fuel system, gasoline
    Summary:
    Certain aftermarket fuel filters sold under the purolator brand name, p/n f65277, shipped from january 16 through june 2, 2006, for use on the above listed passenger vehicles. due to incorrect design, the quick connectors may not fully seat with the tube interface, even though the person making the connection may believe that the quick connector is fully attached.
    Consequence:
    Failure of this connection could lead to fuel spillage and, in the presence of an ignition source, a fire could occur.
    How to Fix:
    Ufi will notify owners and replace the filters free of charge. the recall began on august 4, 2006. owners may contact ufi filters usa at 800-230-5876.
    NHTS Notes:
    This recall only pertains to ufi filters usa (purolator) aftermarket fuel filters and has no relation to any original equipment installed on the listed passenger vehicles.customers may 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.
  • Recall NHTS Number: 04V444000
    Recall Manufacturer Number: 04S22
    Recall Date: 10-15-2004
    Affected Vehicles: 214,849
    Component:
    Electrical system:wiring
    Summary:
    On certain vans, a diode in the anti-lock braking system (abs) module may experience an electrical short.
    Consequence:
    The electrical short may cause an abs malfunction that would illuminate the abs warning light, or the module may overheat resulting in a burning odor, smoke, and/or fire. this condition may occur while the vehicle is being driven or unattended.
    How to Fix:
    Dealers will install a new fuse in the abs circuit and install a heat shield over the abs module. the recall began on october 15, 2004. owners should contact ford at 1-800-392-3673. also ford is extending the limited warranty (for a one time replacement) of the abs module for a total of 10 years or 150,000 miles from the warranty start date, whichever occurs first. if your vehicle has already accumulated more than 150,000 miles, this coverage will last until september 30, 2005.
    NHTS Notes:
    Ford recall no. 04s22/customer satisfaction program 04n03.customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).
  • Recall NHTS Number: 04V445000
    Recall Manufacturer Number: 04S23
    Recall Date: 09-27-2004
    Affected Vehicles: 253,076
    Component:
    Engine and engine cooling
    Summary:
    On certain vans, the air filter element material process resulted in an air filter paper element that can smolder or burn. this change in filter paper composition combined with the configuration of the air induction system, may allow hot carbon particles to contact the air filter element during certain driving conditions that create hot particles.
    Consequence:
    These hot particles may ignite the air filter element with the potential for air induction system damage or underhood fire.
    How to Fix:
    Dealers will inspect and replace the air filter element. the recall began september 27, 2004. owners should contact ford at 1-800-392-3673. also ford is extending the limited warranty (for a one time replacement) of the abs module for a total of 10 years or 150,000 miles from the warranty start date, whichever occurs first. if your vehicle has already accumulated more than 150,000 miles, this coverage will last until september 30, 2005.
    NHTS Notes:
    Ford recall no. 04s23/customer satisfaction program 04n03. customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).