FORD TORINO 1973: STEERING:LINKAGES:ARM:IDLER AND ATTACHMENT

Make : FORD Model : TORINO Year : 1973
Build Dates : 1972-08-01 - 1972-12-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 73V057000
Date Owner's Notified: 1973-03-20 Date Received by ODI: 1973-03-12 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
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Component: STEERING:LINKAGES:ARM:IDLER AND ATTACHMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 58832
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      FORD CAMPAIGN NO H-8D.POSSIBILITY THAT IN THE PROCESS OF CONNECTING THECENTER LINK TO IDLER ARM A COTTER PIN WAS OMITTED, WHICH HOLDS THE ATTACHINGNUT IN POSITION SHOULD NUT BE INSTALLED LOOSE.IF THIS PIN IS MISSING IT COULDALLOW NUT TO DROP OFF AND LINKAGE TO DISENGAGE FROM IDLER ARM, AND AFFECTSTEERING CONTROL.'CORRECT BY INSPECTING AND INSTALL COTTER PIN WHERENECESSARY.'