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Buick LeSabre recall 91V167000

Recall 91V167000
Brakes, October 8, 1991
Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s): 1992

Mfr's Report Date:
October 8, 1991

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 91V167000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL:MECHANICAL

Potential Number of Units Affected: 20765

Summary: WHEN APPLIED, THE PARKING BRAKE LEVER ASSEMBLY MAY RELEASE ONE OR MORE TEETH, REDUCING THE CABLE LOAD TO THE REAR BRAKES.

Consequence: DEPENDING ON THE EXTENT OF THE LEVER RELEASE AND ROADLEVEL. THE PARKING BRAKE MAY NOT HOLD THE VEHICLE, ALLOWING IT TO ROLL, WHICHCOULD RESULT IN AN ACCIDENT. VEHICLE DOES NOT COMPLY WITH FMVSS 105.

Remedy: REPLACE PARKING BRAKE LEVER ASSEMBLY.

Notes: SYSTEM: BRAKES; FMVSS 105.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.

Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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