CHEVROLET C20 1988: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:LINKAGES

Make : CHEVROLET Model : C20 Year : 1988
Build Dates : 1986-12-01 - 1987-03-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 87V125000
Date Owner's Notified: 1987-08-31 Date Received by ODI: 1987-08-10 Date Added to Database: 1987-08-17
Manufacturers Involved: General Motors LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:LINKAGES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 8893
Summary:
      CRUISE CONTROL CABLE LOCK MECHANISM MAY SELF DISENGAGE CAUSING ERRATIC OPERATION OR THROTTLE NOT RETURNING TO IDLE.
Consequence:
      ENGINE SPEED WOULD NOT DECREASE; LOSS OF ACCELERATORCONTROL COULD RESULT IN A CRASH WITHOUT PRIOR WARNING.
Remedy:
      INSTALL A CLAMP AROUND THE LOCK TAB OF CRUISE CONTROL.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: CRUISE CONTROLVEHICLE DESCRIPTION: LIGHT AND MEDIUM DUTY PICKUP TRUCKS WITH CRUISE CONTROL.