Chevrolet M6500

Chevrolet M6500 1973 model

Chevrolet M6500 1973 recalls


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
STEERING - HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
74V214000GENERAL MOTORS CORP. V (Vehicle)1350211/17/1974MFRGENERAL MOTORS CORP.11/11/197410/12/1979
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NotesChevrolet campaign no 74-c-18.trucks.possibility that the bolts attachingthe power steering cylinder anchor bracket to the frame rail may have beenassembled with fasteners which were not sufficiently tightened or which werethe wrong type.if the vehicle is operated with bolts in this condition, it ispossible for the attaching bolts to shear, detaching the cylinder from theframe rail.the detached cylinder could wedge between the drag links and frontspring causing steering lockup or possibly sever front brake hose causing lossof vehicle braking.(correct by inspecting and replacing anchor bracket bolts,washers and nuts.)