2001 Ford FORD Wheels Problems, Complaints and Defects, Recalls and Failures

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2001 Ford FORD Wheels Problems, Complaints and Defects

 Issue ID689092
 Internal NHTSA #10239047
 Model Year2001
 File date29/12/07
Product type codeVEHICLE
 Description of the problemWe have had three incidents involving two vehicles in which wheels have come off of ford f-550 vehicles due to sheared lug bolts. The weights of all of our vehicles have been recorded and fall below the manufacturers gvwr. Per a tire company's recommendation, we have issued a mandate that all similar vehicles have their wheels re-torqued, to meet the manufacturers specifications after driving, after traveling 50 miles following any work done on the wheels. We have had the wheels on vehicle that did not come off inspected and checked to proper torque following all incidents and they have been torqued appropriately. The incident dates were, 12/29/07 ,02/15/08, and 07/17/08 . On 12/29/07 an employee was driving up a road at approximately 20 m. P. H. When the driver side back dual wheels came off due to broken lug bolts. This was a normal use of the vehicle on a well-maintained dirt road. On 02/15/08 two employees were driving on interstate 84 traveling at approximately 60 m. P. H. When the rear passenger wheels came off the vehicle and passed the vehicle on the highway traveling
 Vehicle Mileage at Failure150000
Number of Occurences1
Source of the issueNHTSA WEB SITE
 City and StateBAKER CITY, , OR
 Was vehicle invloved in a crash?N
 Was vehicle involved in a fire?N
 Was incedent reported to police?Y
 Was medical attention required?
 Was part original equipment?
No. of injured persons0
No. of fatalities0
 Date of purchase05/12/21
Was original owner?N
Anti-lock brakesN
Cruise controlN
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 Vehicle speed55
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  • What is Recall?

    A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
  • What is Failure?

    Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.
  • What is Defect?

    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.
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