FREIGHTLINER UNSPECIFIED 1989: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

 
Make : FREIGHTLINER Model : UNSPECIFIED Year : 1989
Build Dates : 1988-03-01 - 1989-02-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 89V083000
Date Owner's Notified: 1989-05-26 Date Received by ODI: 1989-05-19 Date Added to Database: 1989-06-05
Manufacturers Involved: FREIGHTLINER LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 9832
Summary:
      THERE MAY BE EXCESSIVE TORQUING OF THE LOWER STEERING COLUMN PINCH BOLTS.
Consequence:
      BOLTS COULD FRACTURE, ADVERSELY AFFECTING STEERINGCONTROL WHICH COULD RESULT IN AN ACCIDENT.
Remedy:
      REPLACE SUSPECT PINCH BOLTS.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: LOWER STEERING COLUMN PINCH BOLTS.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: HIGH CAB OVER ENGINE AND LONG CONVENTIONAL TRUCKS.