Flxible 111dcd061

Flxible 111dcd061 1973 model

Flxible 111dcd061 1973 recalls


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC - PEDALS AND LINKAGES
73V097000GRUMMAN FLXIBLE CORP.from 08/01/1972 to 03/01/1973V (Vehicle)80905/16/1973MFRFLXIBLE CORPORATION05/01/197310/12/1979
Defect Summary
Consequence Summary
Corrective Summary
NotesFlxible campaign no 78-24-2.possibility that an improper length (short) pinwas used in the brake pedal to brake valve assembly.if this conditionexists,prolonged use of this pin could result in loss of braking action.(correct by inspecting and installing proper length pin.)
STEERING - LINKAGES
73V137000GRUMMAN FLXIBLE CORP.from 01/01/1973 to 05/01/1973V (Vehicle)45906/12/1973MFRFLXIBLE CORPORATION06/18/197310/12/1979
Defect Summary
Consequence Summary
Corrective Summary
Notes35' and 40' city buses.possibility that the angled bolts used to attachsteering gear to front axle may crack or fracture due to improper heattreatment.if this condition exists it could ultimately result in imparedsteering control.(correct by inspecting and replacing bolt where necessary).
73V098000GRUMMAN FLXIBLE CORP.from 08/01/1972 to 03/01/1973V (Vehicle)80905/16/1973MFRFLXIBLE CORPORATION05/01/197310/12/1979
Defect Summary
Consequence Summary
Corrective Summary
NotesFlxible campaign no 79-7-5.possibility that due to improper manufacture, thesplines in steering gear end of pitman arm are oversize.this condition causeslockwasher and nut to bottom on splined shoulder of steering gear pitman shaftbefore pitman arm is tight.a loosepitman arm causes a mushy steeringreaction and eventually will result in loss of steering control.(correct byinspecting and replacing pitman arm where necessary.)