TIMPTE TDH 1967: STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)

Make : TIMPTE Model : TDH Year : 1967
Build Dates : 1963-04-01 - 1968-04-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 68V137000
Date Owner's Notified: 1968-12-18 Date Received by ODI: 1968-12-30 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: General Motors LLC
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Component: STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 2855
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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      POSSIBILITY THAT POWER STEERING BOOSTER BALL STUD HOUSING IS UNDER SIZED.THIS WILL REDUCE STRENGTH OF HOUSING, RESULT IN FATIGUE CRACK IN AREA OF BALLSTUD AND AFFECT 'FREE PLAY' OF STEERING WHEEL.IF CRACK IN HOUSING IS ALLOWED TO PROGRESS FAR ENOUGH BALL STUD COULD WORK LOOSE FROM HOUSING AND RESULT IN LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL.'CORRECT BY REPLACING UNDERSIZED HOUSING WITH IMPROVED PROPER SIZE.'