Grumman Metro

Model Metro made by Grumman got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning steering .

Model 1983


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
84V010000GRUMMAN FLXIBLE CORP.from 04/01/1978 to 01/01/1984V (Vehicle)5222ODIGRUMMAN CORP.01/01/198402/24/1984
Defect SummarySome buses may have misalignment of the steering column assembly and the gear box.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryReplacement of the lower jacket tube bearing, steering mounting bracket, and possibly the wheel tube.
NotesVehicle description: transit buses.system: steering.consequences of defect: excessive misalignment can lead to bearing failure anddamage to or failure of the wheel tube. high steering forces, binding, orexcessive looseness of the steering wheel can occur. loss of steering may alsooccur, possibly causing an accident.