MACK RD SERIES 1984: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CABLES

Make : MACK Model : RD SERIES Year : 1984
Build Dates : 1981-09-01 - 1984-11-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 86V007000
Date Owner's Notified: 1986-06-27 Date Received by ODI: 1986-01-17 Date Added to Database: 1986-01-22
Manufacturers Involved: Mack Trucks, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CABLES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 26760
Summary:
      THE ACCELERATOR ROD HOLE CLEARANCE IS NOT ADEQUATE AND CAN CAUSE THE ACCELERATOR LINKAGE TO BIND. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: IF BINDING OCCURS WHILE IN A FULL THROTTLE POSITION, ACCELERATOR CONTROL WOULD BE LOST WITHOUT WARNING AND AN ACCIDENT COULD OCCUR.
Consequence:
     
Remedy:
      ENLARGE THE ACCELERATOR ROD HOLE TO ELIMINATE INTERFERENCE WITHIN ACCELERATOR LINKAGE.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: ACCELERATION CONTROL LINKAGE. VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: HEAVY DUTY TRUCKS WITH E6 ENGINES.