Mitsubishi Precis Recall 90V053000

Recall 90V053000

Original Recall from the NHTSA
Model Year(s):
Manufacturer's Report Date:

March 19, 1990

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number:

90V053000

NHTSA Action Number:

N/A

Component:

WHEELS:CENTER SECTION

Potential Number of Units Affected:

2,281

Summary:

LOCK WASHER LOCATED UNDER THE NUT THAT SECURES THE FRONT HUB TO THE DRIVE SHAFT MAY HAVE HAD IMPROPER HEAT TREATMENT AND COULD CRACK.

Consequence:

THIS COULD CAUSE WHEEL BEARING FREEPLAY AND COULD RESULT IN BEARING DAMAGE, AND POSSIBLE LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL THROUGH WHEEL FAILURE.

Remedy:

REPLACE LOCK WASHER ON EACH FRONT WHEEL AND REPAIR AREA AROUND LOCK WASHER AS NECESSARY.

Notes:

SYSTEM: FRONT WHEELS.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.

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