MG MIDGET 1978: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Make : MG Model : MIDGET Year : 1978
Build Dates : 1977-12-01 - 1978-02-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 78V045000
Date Owner's Notified: 1978-03-13 Date Received by ODI: 1978-03-08 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: JAGUAR ROVER TRIUMPH INC.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 5141
Summary:
      THE POSSIBILITY EXITS THAT THE INVOLVED VEHICLES MAY HAVE BEEN EQUIPPED WITH FUEL HOSES OF INCORRECT SPECIFICATION.
Consequence:
     
Remedy:
      ALL AFFECTED VEHICLES WILL HAVE REPLACEMENT HOSES FITTED AT NO CHARGE.
Report Initiator: ODI V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES.SYSTEM: FUEL; FUEL HOSE.CONSEQUENCES OF DEFECT: THESE HOSES MAY DETERIORATE PREMATURELY, ALLOWING FUELLEAKAGE. LEAKING FUEL COULD LEAD TO A VEHICLE FIRE AND INJURY TO PASSENGERS.NOTE: FUEL ODOR MAY INDICATE A FUEL LEAK. IF A LEAK EXIST, THE VEHICLE SHOULDNOT BE DRIVEN UNTIL IT CAN BE INSPECTED AND CORRECTED.