DUPLEX CHASSIS UNSPECIFIED 1982: STEERING:LINKAGES:ARM:IDLER AND ATTACHMENT

Make : DUPLEX CHASSIS Model : UNSPECIFIED Year : 1982
Build Dates : 1982-04-01 - 1983-07-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 83V122000
Date Owner's Notified: 1983-11-08 Date Received by ODI: 1983-11-23 Date Added to Database: 1983-12-07
Manufacturers Involved: NOLANGROUP S.P.A
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: STEERING:LINKAGES:ARM:IDLER AND ATTACHMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 37
Summary:
      THE STEERING LINKAGE MAY SEPARATE DUE TO FAILURE OF THE IDLER ARM UNIVERSAL JOINT.
Consequence:
     
Remedy:
      THE STEERING GEAR WILL BE RELOCATED, ELIMINATING THE NEED FOR THE IDLER ARM AND UNIVERSAL JOINT. THE STEERING ASSEMBLY WILL BE UPGRADED TO THE CURRENT DESIGN.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: FIRE FIGHTING VEHICLES.SYSTEM: STEERING; IDLER ARM UNIVERSAL JOINT.CONSEQUENCES OF DEFECT: THE MALFUNCTION MAY CAUSE A LOSS OF STEERING CONTROLAND A VEHICLE ACCIDENT COULD RESULT.NOTE: IT IS ADVISABLE NOT TO OPERATE AFFECTED VEHICLES UNTIL CORRECTIVE REPAIRSARE COMPLETED.