FORD TORINO 1973: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:CARBURETOR SYSTEM

Make : FORD Model : TORINO Year : 1973
Build Dates : 1972-08-01 - 1972-09-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 72V272000
Date Owner's Notified: 1972-11-03 Date Received by ODI: 1972-11-08 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
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Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:CARBURETOR SYSTEM
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 11782
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      FORD CAMPAIGN NO H-5C.EQUIPPED W/429-4V ENGINES.POSSIBILITY THAT CARBURETORMAY LEAK FUEL FROM AROUND POWER VALVE RESTRICTOR PLUG.IF CONDITION EXISTS,COULD DRAIN FUEL BOWL DURING ENGINE SHUTDOWN AND RESULT IN DELAYED STARTING.THERE IS ALSO POSSIBILITY OF FUMES FROM LEAKING FUEL WHICH COULD BE IGNITEDSHOULD SPARK OCCUR.'CORRECT BY INSPECTING AND REPLACING WHERE NECESSARY.'