Chevrolet Chv738v

Model Chv738v made by Chevrolet got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning engine and engine cooling .

Model 1978


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
78V071000GENERAL MOTORS CORP.from 12/01/1977 to 01/01/1978V (Vehicle)13404/06/1978ODIGENERAL MOTORS CORP.04/04/197810/12/1979
Defect SummaryThe involved vehicles do not contain an emergency stop control for emergency stopping of the vehicle. this emergency stop control is necessary to prevent engine overspeed and to stop the engine in case of a fuel malfunction.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryThe dealer will install an emergency stop control at no charge.
NotesVehicle description: heavy trucks equipped with detroit diesel 6v53 engines.system: engine; emergency stop control.consequences of defect: in the event of an emergency, the engine would notdecelerate as expected and in the event minimum stopping distance is required,a vehicle accident could occur. in addition, engine damage could result.