SAAB 9000 1988: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Make : SAAB Model : 9000 Year : 1988
Build Dates : 1987-10-01 - 1988-03-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 88V057000
Date Owner's Notified: 1988-05-20 Date Received by ODI: 1988-04-05 Date Added to Database: 1988-04-12
Manufacturers Involved: SAAB CARS USA, INC.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 7000
Summary:
      THE BALL CHAIN BETWEEN THE CRUISE CONTROL VACUUM REGULATOR AND THE ACCELERATOR PEDAL ARM MAY CATCH ON THE VACUUM REGULATOR ATTACHMENT CLIP.
Consequence:
      IF THE CHAIN GETS CAUGHT THE THROTTLE COULD BE PREVENTEDFROM RETURNING TO FULLY CLOSED POSITION WHEN THE ACCELERATOR PEDAL IS RELEASED.
Remedy:
      A PLASTIC CAP WILL BE INSTALLED OVER THE VACUUM REGULATOR CLIP TO COVER THE OPENINGS.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: CRUISE CONROL.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.