Mark Iii Chevrolet K20
Model Chevrolet K20 made by Mark Iii got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning seats .
|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|
|96V055001||MARK III INDUSTRIES, INC.||from 08/01/1994 to 10/01/1995||V (Vehicle)||1196||ODI||MARK III INDUSTRIES, INC.||07/10/1996||07/25/1996|
|Defect Summary||Vehicle description: light duty extended cab conversion pickup trucks by mark iii. the seat recliner to seat frame attaching bolts on these vehicles could loosen, fatigue, and fracture, allowing the seat back to suddenly recline.|
|Consequence Summary||If this was to occur to the driver's seat, this could result in a sudden loss of vehicle control increasing the risk of a vehicle accident.|
|Corrective Summary||Vss is conducting the notification and remedy campaign for this recall. dealers will remove all foam and/or fabric sandwiched between the recliner assembly and the seat frame, install washers between the seat recliner and the seat frame at each attachment point, and install new attaching bolts torqued to a higher specification. these corrections will be made to both the driver's and passenger's seats.|
|Notes||System: interior; seat track anchors and seat. vehicle description: light duty extended cab conversion pickup trucks equipped with front high-back reclinder seats or 60/40 split bench seats provided by vehicle safety systems (vss). also see campaign 96e010, vss. note: vss is conducting the notification and remedy campaign for this recall. note: owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact vss at 1-800-742-5043. also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393.|