Ford Galaxie 500

Ford Galaxie 500 1973 model

Ford Galaxie 500 1973 recalls


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
POWER TRAIN - AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
73V181000FORD MOTOR COMPANYfrom 07/01/1973 to 08/01/1973V (Vehicle)7488409/12/1973MFRFORD MOTOR COMPANY09/05/197310/12/1979
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NotesFord campaign no h-ob.possibility that the 2v carburetor used on 302, 351 and400cid engines with automatic transmission may have misalignment between thetransmission linkage lever and adjusting screw assembly and the throttle levertab.if condition exists, it may cause contact between the screw threads andthe edge of the throttle lever tab and cause throttle to stick in an openposition.(correct by inspecting and realigning linkage where necessary).
SEAT BELTS - FRONT - ANCHORAGE
73V118000FORD MOTOR COMPANYfrom 04/01/1973 to 04/01/1973V (Vehicle)1130106/12/1973MFRFORD MOTOR COMPANY05/21/197310/12/1979
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NotesLight trucks.possibility that vehicles were assembled with seat beltattaching bolts which were improperly processed during heat treating andplating operations.this condition could make bolts susceptible to hydrogenembrittlement fracturing after installation.(correct by inspecting andreplacing bolts with known quality stock).
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - FOUNDATION COMPONENTS - HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
73V033000FORD MOTOR COMPANYfrom 08/01/1972 to 01/01/1973V (Vehicle)7667002/28/1973MFRFORD MOTOR COMPANY02/13/197310/12/1979
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NotesFord campaign no h-7b.possibility that there is insufficient clearancebetween the front fender aprons and the front brake tubes.this conditioncould permit the fender aprons to contact and shape the brake tubes.if notcorrected the tube may wear through resulting inloss of front wheel braking.(correct by inspecting and adjustto provide sufficient clearance.)