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Mazda MX-6 recall 92V045000

Recall 92V045000
Suspension & Steering, March 25, 1992
Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s): 1993

Mfr's Report Date:
March 25, 1992

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 92V045000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM

Potential Number of Units Affected: 2450

Summary: THE LOWER ARM BALL JOINTS ON BOTH SIDES OF THE FRONT SUSPENSION MAY NOT HAVE BEEN TORQUED TO SPECIFICATION.

Consequence: THE INSUFFICIENT TORQUE OF THE LOWER BALL JOINTRETAINING BOLT CAN RESULT IN THE SUSPENSION FAILING WHILE THE CAR IS IN MOTIONAND SUBSEQUENT LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL WITHOUT WARNING, WHICH CAN RESULT IN ANACCIDENT.

Remedy: INSPECT THE LOWER BALL JOINT RETAINING BOLTS AND TIGHTEN LOOSE BOLTS TO THE CORRECT TORQUE.

Notes: SYSTEM: SUSPENSION.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS PRODUCED AT FLAT ROCK, MICHIGAN.

Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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