DODGE D300 1973: SUSPENSION

Make : DODGE Model : D300 Year : 1973
Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 75V013000
Date Owner's Notified: 1975-02-12 Date Received by ODI: 1975-01-27 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
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Component: SUSPENSION
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 117
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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      MULTIPURPOSE PASSENGER 'AMBULANCE' DODGE D-300 VAN.POSSIBILITY THAT AMALPOSITION OF AN OVERSIZE JOUNCE BUMPER CONTACT SHIM WHICH CAN CAUSEMOMENTARY, FRONT BRAKE FAILURE AFTER COMPLETION OF A SHARP TURN TO LEFT ORRIGHT.THIS FAILURE CAN BE CAUSED BY CONTACT OF THE INNER BRAKE CALIPER WITHAN IMPROPERLY POSITIONED OVERSIZE SHIM.WELDED OUTBOARD OF THE SPRING POCKETON THE FRONT SUSPENSION CROSSMEMBER, UNDERCERTAIN LOADING CONDITIONS.THISCONTACT WILL DEPRESS THE CALIPER, FORCING BRAKE FLUID IN THE CYLINDER BACK TOTHE MASTERCYLINDER RESERVOIR.'CORRECT BY INSPECTING AND REPLACING SHIM WITHPROPERLY POSITIONED SHIM'.