FORD TORINO 1973: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

Make : FORD Model : TORINO Year : 1973
Build Dates : 1973-06-01 - 1973-07-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 73V159000
Date Owner's Notified: 1973-08-18 Date Received by ODI: 1973-07-30 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: Ford Motor Company
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Component: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 13475
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      FORD CAMPAIGN NO H-9G.W/302-2V ENGINES AND POWER STEERING.POSSIBILITY THATTHE POWER STEERING GEAR ASSEMBLY MAY HAVE INSUFFICIENT TORQUE ON THE PINCH BOLTWHICH CLAMPS THE COUPLING FLANGE TO THE GEAR INPUT SHAFT.IF THIS CONDITIONEXISTS IT COULD RESULT IN EXCESSIVE FREE PLAY AT THE STEERING WHEEL ANDULTIMATELY, TO LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL.'CORRECT BY INSPECTING AND PROPERLYRETORQUING BOLTS WHERE NECESSARY'.