MACK FL 1968: SUSPENSION:REAR

Make : MACK Model : FL Year : 1968
Build Dates : 1966-04-01 - 1972-09-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 72V259000
Date Owner's Notified: 1973-01-19 Date Received by ODI: 1972-10-27 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: Mack Trucks, Inc.
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Component: SUSPENSION:REAR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1755
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      MACK TRUCK CAMPAIGN NO SCO37.TRUCKS EQUIPPED W/RADL 5281 OR R170 REAR AXLE.POSSIBILITY THAT REAR SPRING CLAMP PLATE MAY DEVELOP CRACKS WHICH COULD LEAD TOCLAMP FAILURE.IF CLAMP FAILS IT WOULD PERMIT THE AXLE TO SHIFT ON SPRING ANDCOULD INTERFERE WITH VEHICLE CONTROL.'CORRECT BY INSPECTING AND REPLACINGSPRING CLAMP PLATES WITH IMPROVED TYPES.'