Dodge Charger 1977

Model Charger made in 1977 by Dodge got 2 recalls. There were some recalls concerningfuel system, gasoline, seats.

Model 1977


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
78V020000CHRYSLER CORPORATIONfrom 08/01/1974 to 04/01/1977V (Vehicle)37000003/10/1978ODICHRYSLER GROUP LLC01/24/197810/12/1979
Defect SummaryWhen the accelerator pedal on the involved vehicles is depressed and the accelerator pump is activated, a distorted accelerator pump seal in the carburetor may prevent the pump from delivering the proper amount of fuel.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryDealer will replace the carburetor accelerator pump seal with a seal of improved distortion resistance. the carburetor will also be checked for the proper float level.
NotesVehicle description: passenger vehicles equipped with 225 or 318 cid engines.system: fuel; carburetor accelerator pump seal.consequences of defect: this may result in hesitation or lack of response whendriver attempts to accelerate. engine stalling may occur in some cases; thiscould lead to a vehicle accident in certain traffic situations.
77V059000CHRYSLER CORPORATION V (Vehicle)37205/04/1977MFRCHRYSLER GROUP LLC04/26/197710/12/1979571207
Defect SummaryThe involved vehicles do not conform to federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 207, seating systems. the self-locking latch that retains the drivers seat in its upright position under vehicle impact conditions may fail due to improper heat-treatment.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryDealer will replace the drivers seat back latch and ensure proper operation of the self-locking device, without charge to owner.
NotesVehicle description: passenger vehicles.system: interior; front bucket seat latch.consequences of defect: if the seat does not remain stable in the event of avehicle impact, the chances of injury to the driver would be increased.