CHEVROLET S10 1982: POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:LUBRICANT

Make : CHEVROLET Model : S10 Year : 1982
Build Dates : 1982-02-01 - 1982-08-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 84V073000
Date Owner's Notified: 1984-07-26 Date Received by ODI: 1984-06-18 Date Added to Database: 1984-07-10
Manufacturers Involved: General Motors LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION:LUBRICANT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 35919
Summary:
      REAR WHEELS MAY LOCK SUDDENLY DUE TO INSUFFICIENT LUBRICATION BETWEEN MAINSHAFT AND FIRST GEAR.
Consequence:
     
Remedy:
      DEALER WILL REPLACE TRANSMISSION FLUID WITH A BLENDED FLUID AND IN ADDITION, WILL UPDATE THE MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: LIGHT TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH 5-SPEED MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS.SYSTEM: TRANSMISSION; LUBRICATION.CONSEQUENCES OF DEFECT: WHEN VEHICLE IS IN FIFTH GEAR, THE TRANSMISSION COULDLOCK THE REAR WHEELS, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN SUDDEN LOSS OF CONTROL AND ANACCIDENT.