CHEVROLET C20 1988: STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY

Make : CHEVROLET Model : C20 Year : 1988
Build Dates : 1987-01-01 - 1987-02-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 87V126000
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: STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 2750
Summary:
      ONE OR BOTH OF OUTER TIE ROD NUTS MAY BE LOOSE AND NOT CRIMPED.
Consequence:
      LOSS OF ONE OR BOTH NUTS COULD LEAD TO TIE RODDISENGAGING FROM STEERING KNUCKLE RESULTING IN POSSIBLE LOSS OF STEERINGCONTROL AND POSSIBLY A CRASH.
Remedy:
      REPLACE TIE ROD AND KNUCKLE AND SET TOE-IN.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: STEERING/TIE ROD NUTS.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: LIGHT AND MEDIUM DUTY PICKUP TRUCKS.