Mack Fws

Model Fws made by Mack got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning steering .

Model 1978


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
83V121000MACK TRUCKS, INCORPORATEDfrom 01/01/1978 to 03/01/1979V (Vehicle)137704/13/1984MFRMACK TRUCKS, INC11/18/198312/07/1983
Defect SummaryMounting of the pitman arm may loosen and lead to excessive wear in either the pitman arm splines or the steering gear shaft splines, or both. this condition is due to incorrect tightening of the mounting screws during assembly.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryThe dealer will inspect and properly tighten the pitman arm retaining screws.
NotesVehicle description: heavy trucks.system: steering; pitman arm.consequences of defect: looseness in the steering linkage may result in loss ofsteering control and the possibility of a vehicle accident.