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Recall 90V177000

Recall 90V177000

Drive Train, March 14, 1991
Affected Cars

Jeep

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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