LAFORZA UNSPECIFIED 1990: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES

Make : LAFORZA Model : UNSPECIFIED Year : 1990
Build Dates : 1989-04-01 - 1990-01-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 90V019000
Date Owner's Notified: 1990-02-14 Date Received by ODI: 1990-02-09 Date Added to Database: 1990-02-22
Manufacturers Involved: LAFORZA AUTOMOBILES, INC.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 268
Summary:
      IMPROPERLY MACHINED BRAKE PEDAL TO PUSH ROD PIVOT BOLTS HAVE A TENDENCY TO WORK THEMSELVES LOOSE FROM THE RETAINING NUT, WHICH COULD LEAD TO BRAKE FAILURE.
Consequence:
      IF THE NUT WORKED ITSELF LOOSE, PIVOT BOLT WOULD FALL OUT, LEAVING THE BRAKE PEDAL ASSEMBLY DETACHED FROM THE BRAKE BOOSTER REACTION ROD, WHICH WOULD DISABLE THE HYDRAULIC BRAKE SYSTEM AND LEAD TO AN ACCIDENT.
Remedy:
      REPLACE PIVOT BOLT AND NUT WITH UPGRADED BOLT AND NUT LOCK.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: BRAKES ; PEDAL PUSH ROD BOLTS.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MULTI-PURPOSE VEHICLES.