Dodge Challenger 1978

Model Challenger made in 1978 by Dodge got 2 recalls. There was one recall concerning fuel system, gasoline .

Model 1978


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
07E064000FEDERAL-MOGUL CORPORATION E (Equipment)3400010/15/2007MFRCHRYSLER GROUP LLC08/27/200708/24/2007
Defect SummaryCertain federal-mogul aftermarket fuel pumps sold under the brand names of carter, accuflow, napa, truflow, parts depo, and parts master, shipped between august 2006 and july 2007 for use on the vehicles listed above. the fuel pump diaphragm in certain production runs may have been improperly installed or inadequately tested which may cause the fuel pump to leak.
Consequence SummaryA leaking fuel pump could create a vehicle fire hazard.
Corrective SummaryFederal-mogul will notify owners and replace the defective fuel pumps free of charge. the recall began on october 15, 2007. owners can contact federal-mogul at 248-354-7700.
NotesThis recall only pertains to aftermarket carter, napa, accuflow, tru flow, parts master, and parts depot brand fuel pumps and has no relation to any original equipment installed on the listed motor vehicles.customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153); or go to
79V149000CHRYSLER CORPORATIONfrom 01/01/1978 to 05/01/1978V (Vehicle)1500009/15/1979MFRCHRYSLER GROUP LLC06/13/197910/12/1979
Defect SummaryThe possibility of engine compartment fuel leakage exists due to an inadequate staking operation that may allow fuel to leak by the fuel pump diaphragm and discharge from the pump body through the pump breather hole.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryDealers will replace all fuel pumps at no cost to owners.
NotesVehicle description: passenger vehicles.system: fuel; pump.consequences of defect: in the presence of an ignition source, fuel leakagecould result in a fire and serious personal injury.