TOYOTA CRESSIDA 1983: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Make : TOYOTA Model : CRESSIDA Year : 1983
Build Dates : 1983-06-01 - 1984-07-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 84V108000
Date Owner's Notified: 1984-10-03 Date Received by ODI: 1984-09-12 Date Added to Database: 1984-10-09
Manufacturers Involved: Toyota Motor Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 74275
Summary:
      OIL PRESSURE SENDER GAUGE MAY BE DEFECTIVE. CONTINUED ENGINE OPERATION UNDER HIGH TEMPERATURE AND HIGH PRESSURE MAY CAUSE THE SENDING UNIT TO LEAK OIL OR MAY CAUSE THE ENGINE TO LOCK UP.
Consequence:
     
Remedy:
      REPLACEMENT OF THE OIL SENDER GAUGE WITHOUT COST TO THE OWNER.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 5M-GE ENGINES AND ANALOGINSTRUMENT PANELS WITH OIL PRESSURE GAUGE 'NOT A WARNING LIGHT'.SYSTEM: ENGINE; OIL PRESSURE SENDER GAUGE.CONSEQUENCES OF DEFECT: EITHER CONDITION COULD OCCUR WITHOUT PRIOR WARNING, ANDLOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL AND AN ACCIDENT COULD RESULT.