MACK RW SERIES 1987: STEERING:LINKAGES

Make : MACK Model : RW SERIES Year : 1987
Build Dates : 1986-06-01 - 1987-05-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 87V166000
Date Owner's Notified: 1988-08-11 Date Received by ODI: 1987-10-26 Date Added to Database: 1987-11-04
Manufacturers Involved: Mack Trucks, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: STEERING:LINKAGES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 200
Summary:
      ON RIGHT HAND STEERING ARM, KEYWAY MAY BE IN THE WRONG LOCATION CAUSING A TOGGLE CONDITION TO OCCUR UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS.
Consequence:
      THIS COULD RESULT IN SLOW STEERING RETURN WITHOUT PRIORWARNING WHICH WOULD AFFECT STEERING CONTROL AND CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR ACRASH.
Remedy:
      REPLACE INCORRECT STEERING ARM.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: STEERING ARMVEHICLE DESCRIPTION: HEAVY DUTY TRUCKS WITH DUAL STEERING GEARS.