Chevrolet J95

Chevrolet J95 1977 model

Chevrolet J95 1977 recalls


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR - SUPPLY - HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
78V162000GENERAL MOTORS CORP.from 08/01/1977 to 03/01/1978V (Vehicle)127807/31/1978MFRGENERAL MOTORS CORP.07/27/197810/12/1979571121
Defect SummaryThe rear brake line may have been improperly routed to the main air tank. should a major air leak develop in the rear brake system, the vehicle would fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 121, air brake systems. this would cause the entire brake system to vent to the atmosphere and braking effectiveness would be lost.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryThe dealer will properly route the air brake line to the main air tank, if necessary, at no cost to owner.
NotesVehicle description: heavy trucks.system: service brakes; rear brake line.consequences of defect: loss of brakes could lead to loss of vehicle controland an accident.