CHEVROLET HG70 1966: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

Make : CHEVROLET Model : HG70 Year : 1966
Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 67V070000
Date Owner's Notified: 1967-08-24 Date Received by ODI: 1967-08-29 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 : 3440
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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      POSSIBILITY THAT THE LOWER STEERING SHAFT FLEXIBLE COUPLING MAY HAVE REDUCED FLEXIBILITY DUE TO INSUFFI- CIENT TOLERANCE IN ASSEMBLY.NORMAL DIFFERENCES IN MOVEMENT BETWEEN VEHICLE CAB AND CHASSIS COMPONENTS COULD FORCE THE COUPLING UPWARD AND CAUSE THE LOWER STEERING SHAFT SPLINES TO BECOME DISENGAGED FROM MATCHING SPLINES ON THE LOWER STEERING SHAFT FLANGE, WITH RESULTANT LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL.'INSPECT AND REPLACE COUPLING WITH ADJUSTABLE SPLINE TYPE AS REQUIRED.'