Dodge Dodge Truck 1976

Model Dodge Truck made in 1976 by Dodge got 2 consumer complains as well as 1 recall. Consumer complaints with reference to tires. . There was one recall concerning seats .

Model 1976


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
78V257000CHRYSLER CORPORATIONfrom 11/01/1975 to 07/01/1977V (Vehicle)25612/15/1978MFRCHRYSLER GROUP LLC12/01/197810/12/1979571207
Defect SummaryThe involved vehicles fail to conform to federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 207, seating systems. the required underbody seat reinforcements may have been omitted during assembly. without the reinforcements, the seat assemblies may not be adequately secured to the vehicle structure to prevent seat detachment in a vehicle crash situation.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryDealer will install underbody reinforcements without charge to owner.
NotesVehicle description: light trucks.system: interior; bucket seats.consequences of defect: if seats fail to remain properly anchored in the eventof a vehicle impact, the chances of passenger injury would be increased.

Consumer Complaints

Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
 Out of 6 tires purchased about 3 years ago --- 5 failed in the same way as the firestones --- tread separation. tires were fully inflated --- yet in heat -- five had tread that came off. *ak