BUICK LESABRE 1977: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

Make : BUICK Model : LESABRE Year : 1977
Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 76V132000
Date Owner's Notified: 1976-08-30 Date Received by ODI: 1976-09-07 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: General Motors LLC
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Component: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 55564
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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      GENERAL MOTOR CAMPAIGN NO 77-C-1.POSSIBILITY THAT THE STEERING INTERMEDIATESHAFT MAY HAVE BEEN ASSEMBLED WITH COUPLING RETAINER LOCKING TABS NOT BENT OVERPROPERLY OR ONE OR MORE OF THE LOWER FLEXIBLE COUPLING RIVETS IMPROPERLYPEENED.IF EITHER OF THESE CONDITIONS EXISTS, THE INTERMEDIATE SHAFT ASSEMBLYCOULD SEPARATE CAUSING LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL, AND VEHICLE CRASH MAY OCCURWITHOUT PRIOR WARNING.'CORRECT BY INSPECTING, AND REPLACING SHAFT WHERENECESSARY'.PASSENGER VEHICLE.