SEAGRAVE SS 1973: STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)

Make : SEAGRAVE Model : SS Year : 1973
Build Dates : 1973-06-01 - 1973-10-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 73V216000
Date Owner's Notified: 1973-10-16 Date Received by ODI: 1973-11-08 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: SEAGRAVE FIRE APP., INC.
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Component: STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 232
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      FWD CAMPAIGN NO N/A.POSSIBILITY THAT THE LEVER SHAFT STUD BEARING ASSEMBLY OFSTEERING GEAR WAS ASSEMBLED WITH A SOFT BEARING RETAINER WASHER RATHER THAN AHARDENED WASHER.THIS CONDITION COULD ALLOW BEARING MOVEMENT AND CAUSE LEVERSHAFT STUD TO FALL OUT COMPLETELY OR MOVE AND JAM THE CAM SHAFT RESULTING INLOSS OF CONTROL OR LOSS OF STEERING IN ONE DIRECTION.'CORRECT BY INSPECTINGAND INSTALLING IMPROVED WASHERS WHERE NECESSARY'.