This could allow a vehicle to roll on an incline, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash, personal injury, or property damage.

Parking Brake

Date Announced
MAY 15, 1998
Vehicles Affected
NHTSA Campaign #
Vehicle description: Super Duty single rear wheel pickup trucks. The parking brake system, when engaged with a force of 125 pounds applied to the park brake foot control, may not hold the vehicles on a 20 degree grade. This does not comply with the requirements of FMVSS no. 105, "hydraulic brake systems."
Dealers will burnish the parking brake using a specified procedure.
Documents (1)