Plymouth Voyager Recall 92V015000
Model Year(s): 1992
Manufacturer's Report Date: February 6, 1992
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 92V015000
NHTSA Action Number: PE92004
Component: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR
Potential Number of Units Affected: 20,000
Summary: THE ZINC PLATING OPERATION PERFORMED ON THE UPPER STEERING COLUMN SHAFT COUPLING BOLT CAUSED HYDROGEN EMBRITTLEMENT AND BREAKAGE OF THE BOLT.
Consequence: FRACTURES OF THE UPPER STEERING COLUMN SHAFT COUPLINGBOLT RESULT IN A LACK OF COUPLING LOAD ON THE SHAFT AND LOSS OF STEERINGCONTROL.
Remedy: REPLACE THE ZINC PLATED BOLT WITH A PHOSPHATE PLATED BOLT.
Notes: SYSTEM: STEERING; UPPER STEERING COLUMN COUPLING BOLT.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES; SEDANS, CONVERTIBLES, AND MINI-VANS.
Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration