Recall 90V177000

Recall 90V177000

Affected Cars:
Original Recall from the NHTSA
Manufacturer's Report Date:

March 14, 1991

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number:

90V177000

NHTSA Action Number:

N/A

Component:

VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

Potential Number of Units Affected:

165,000

Summary:

MALFUNCTION OF FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM THROTTLE POSTITION SENSOR COULD CAUSE INTERMITTENT HIGH ENGINE IDLE SPEED IMMEDIATELY AFTER STARTING ENGINE.

Consequence:

HIGH ENGINE IDLE WHEN CAR IS FIRST PLACED IN GEAR COULDRESULT IN UNEXPECTED ACCELERATION.

Remedy:

REPLACE THROTTLE POSITION SENSORS WITH SENSORS THAT WOULD SEND CORRECT SIGNALS TO THE FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM.

Notes:

SYSTEM: THROTTLE POSITION SENSOR.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MULTI-PURPOSE VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 4.0 L ENGINE ANDAUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION.

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