CHEVROLET K10 1973: STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)

Make : CHEVROLET Model : K10 Year : 1973
Build Dates : 1972-08-01 - 1973-06-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 73V198000
Date Owner's Notified: 1973-10-12 Date Received by ODI: 1973-10-03 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: General Motors LLC
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Component: STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 123600
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      GENERAL MOTORS CAMPAIGN NO 73-C-16.FOUR WHEEL DRIVE WITH POWER STEERING.POSSIBILITY THAT THE STEERING GEAR ATTACHING BOLTS MAY LOOSEN, ESPECIALLY UNDERHIGH STEERING LOADS ENCOUNTERED IN OFF-ROAD OPERATIONS.IF THIS CONDITIONOCCURS, LOOSENESS IN THE STEERING GEAR OR ERRATIC STEERING WILL BE NOTICABLEAND IF IGNORED, LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL COULD RESULT.'CORRECT BY INSPECTINGAND RETORQUING WHERE NECESSARY'.