FORD LT9000 1973: SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE

Make : FORD Model : LT9000 Year : 1973
Build Dates : 1971-08-01 - 1973-01-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 73V029000
Date Owner's Notified: 1971-08-30 Date Received by ODI: 1973-02-12 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
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Component: SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 280
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      FORD CAMPAIGN NO N/A.HEAVY DUTY TRUCK EQUIPPED WITH TANDEM SUSPENSION WALKINGBEAM.POSSIBILITY THAT THE TANDEM WALKING BEAM MAY HAVE SURFACE CRACKS OUTSIDEOF THE CENTER BUSHING HUB AND IN THE I-BEAM FLAUGE.IF THIS CONDITION EXISTS,AND AFTER EXTENDED SERVICE, THE BEAMS COULD FRACTURE AND AFFECT THE DIRECTIONALSTABILITY OF THE VEHICLE.'CORRECT BY INSPECTING AND REPLACE WHERE NECESSARY.'