THOR FURY 1967: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

Make : THOR Model : FURY Year : 1967
Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 68V052000
Date Owner's Notified: 1968-05-15 Date Received by ODI: 1968-05-21 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
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Component: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 13963
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      POSSIBILITY THAT STEERING SHAFT LOWER BEARING ON STANDARD STEERING CAN EVENTUALLY FAIL WHEN OPERATED UNDER EXTREME CONDITIONS.FAILURE OF LOWER BEARING BY ITSELF DOES NOT RELATE TO MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY.HOWEVER, IN TAXICAB-POLICE SERVICE, WHICH INVOLVES BOTH HIGH MILEAGE AND UNUSUALLY HIGH NUMBER OF TURNS PER MILE, CONTINUED VEHICLE OPERATION COULD RESULT IN SCORING OR GROOVING OF STEERING SHAFT WITH EVENTUAL SHAFT BREAKAGE AND LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL.'CORRECT BY INSPECTING BEARING AND SHAFT AND REPLACING BEARING IF NECESSARY.'