MACK RM SERIES 1988: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Make : MACK Model : RM SERIES Year : 1988
Build Dates : 1988-03-01 - 1988-03-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 88V161000
Date Owner's Notified: 1988-10-07 Date Received by ODI: 1988-10-18 Date Added to Database: 1988-10-28
Manufacturers Involved: Mack Trucks, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 408
Summary:
      CERTAIN ENGINE SUPPORT CASTINGS WERE PRODUCED WITH FAULTY METALLURGY AND COULD FAIL.
Consequence:
      FAILURE OF ONE OR BOTH BRACKETS COULD CAUSE DISLOCATIONOF ENGINE AND TRANSMISSION ASSEMBLY, WHICH COULD RESULT IN TRUCK DISABLEMENT,POSSIBLE LOSS OF ACCELERATOR CONTROL AND AN ACCIDENT.
Remedy:
      REPLACE REAR ENGINE SUPPORTS AS NECESSARY.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: ENGINE REAR SUPPORTS.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: HEAVY DUTY TRUCKS.