Dodge D Series 1978
Model D Series made in 1978 by Dodge got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning steering .
|Campaign||Manufacturer||Manufacturing date||Type||# of units affected||Date Owner notified Mfg||Recall Initiated by||Manufacturers of recalled vehicles/products||Report Recieved Date||Record Creation Date||Regulation Part Number||FMVSS Number|
|STEERING - COLUMN|
|77V176000||CHRYSLER CORPORATION||V (Vehicle)||600||12/09/1977||MFR||CHRYSLER GROUP LLC||10/14/1977||10/12/1979|
|Defect Summary||The steering columns on the involved vehicles may have been misassembled, resulting in the master serration for steering wheel indexing being mislocated by 180 degrees. the tie rod may have been adjusted in attempting to overcome this condition and this may have caused insufficient tie rod thread engagement to the sleeve attachment.|
|Corrective Summary||Dealer will replace the lower steering shaft assembly with a correctly indexed assembly which will locate the steering wheel in the correct position. tie rod assembly will also be inspected and adjusted to ensure proper thread engagement.|
|Notes||Vehicle description: light trucks.system: steering; steering columns.consequences of defect: the tie rod could become disengaged, causing a loss ofsteering control without prior warning, and a vehicle accident.|