Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 1979 Ford Bronco vehicles

1979 Ford Bronco (3/6/2008)  

Campaign Number: 08E019000

Component Name: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: INTERCONTINENTAL AUTO PARTS IS RECALLING 1,937 FUEL FILTERS, P/NOS ALG 44/1 AND PUROLATOR F10024, SHIPPED BETWEEN JANUARY 14 AND FEBRUARY 13, 2008, SOLD FOR USE ON THE VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. THE FILTER'S OUTLET CAP MAY NOT BE SECURELY CRIMPED TO THE HOUSING. THIS COULD RESULT IN A SEPARATION OF FILTER'S OUTLET CAP FROM THE HOUSING.

Defect: IF THIS CONDITION OCCURS WHILE ATTEMPTING TO START THE VEHICLE, A NO START CONDITION MAY RESULT AND FUEL MAY BE PUMPED ONTO THE GROUND. IF THIS OCCURS WHILE THE VEHICLE IS IN MOTION, THE ENGINE MAY STOP DUE TO INADEQUATE FUEL SUPPLY. IF AN IGNITION SOURCE WERE PRESENT, FUEL LEAKAGE MAY RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action: INTERCONTINENTAL WILL REPLACE THE FUEL FILTERS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN DURING MARCH 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT INTERCONTINENTAL AT 800-451-2593.

1979 Ford Bronco (8/7/1979)  

Campaign Number: 79V185000

Component Name: WHEELS

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: THE WHEEL ASSEMBLY MAY CONTAIN SUBSTANDARD WELDS IN THE AREA WHERE THE DISC IS ATTACHED TO THE RIM. AS A RESULT, CRACKS CAN FORM IN THE WHEEL ASSEMBLY, CAUSING AIR LOSS AND AN UNDERINFLATED TIRE.

Defect:

Corrective Action: DEALER WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE ANY DEFECTIVE WHEELS WITHOUT CHARGE TO OWNER.

1979 Ford Bronco (5/15/1979)  

Campaign Number: 79V117000

Component Name: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: THE INVOLVED VEHICLES WERE PRODUCED WITH BRAKE PUSH-ROD TO BRAKE PEDAL RETAINING PINS WHICH WERE NOT HEAT-TREATED AS SPECIFIED. THIS COULD ALLOW THE BRAKE PEDAL TO BECOME DISENGAGED FROM THE PUSH-ROD.

Defect:

Corrective Action: DEALER WILL REPLACE THE SUSPECT BRAKE RETAINING PIN.

1979 Ford Bronco (1/29/1979)  

Campaign Number: 79V035000

Component Name: STEERING:LINKAGES:KNUCKLE:SPINDLE:ARM

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: THE INVOLVED VEHICLES WERE ASSEMBLED WITH IMPROPERLY MANUFACTURED STEERING ARM KNUCKLES. SHOULD AN IMPROPERLY MANUFACTURED STEERING ARM KNUCKLE FRACTURE AND SEPARATE, THE STEERING LINKAGE TIE ROD MAY DISENGAGE FROM THE KNUCKLE.

Defect:

Corrective Action: THE DEALER WILL INSPECT FOR CRACKING IN THE STEERING ARM KNUCKLES ON ALL VEHICLES AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THEM FREE OF CHARGE.

1979 Ford Bronco (11/27/1978)  

Campaign Number: 78V256000

Component Name: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company

Description: THE INVOLVED VEHICLES WERE EQUIPPED WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS IN WHICH THE PARKING PAWL WAS NOT HEAT-TREATED. DURING NORMAL VEHICLE OPERATION, A PARKING PAWL THAT HAS NOT BEEN HEAT-TREATED COULD BECOME DEFORMED OR WORN TO THE POINT THAT THE TRANSMISSION WILL NOT LOCK IN "PARK". AS A RESULT, THE VEHICLE COULD ROLL FREE IF THE DRIVER DOES NOT SET THE PARKING BRAKE WHEN PARKING OR LEAVING VEHICLE UNATTENDED.

Defect:

Corrective Action: DEALER WILL INSPECT AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THE PARKING PAWL WITH ONE THAT HAS BEEN HEAT-TREATED.

1979 FORD BRONCO for sale

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1979 Ford Bronco

$1,200

1979 FORD BRONCO

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 56572 Miles
  • Ext Color: Brown
  • Int Color: Brown
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 8 Cyl
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Pacific, WA

1979 Ford Bronco

$4,599

1979 FORD BRONCO

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 94584 Miles
  • Ext Color: Brown
  • Int Color: Brown
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Location: Shoreline, WA

1979 Ford Bronco XLT

$6,850

1979 FORD BRONCO XLT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 68719 Miles
  • Ext Color: Brown
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Drive: 4WD
  • Location: Pease, MN
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