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Recall 92V014000

Recall 92V014000

Suspension & Steering, February 21, 1992
Affected Cars

Porsche

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date: February 21, 1992

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 92V014000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: STEERING:RACK AND PINION:RACK

Potential Number of Units Affected: 85

Summary: ONE OR MORE OF THE BOLTS MOUNTING THE STEERING RACK TO THE CHASSIS OF THE VEHICLE MAY HAVE BEEN STRETCHED, DUE TO OVER TORQUING IN THE MANUFACTURING PROCESS, CAUSING SOME OF THE BOLTS TO LOOSEN.

Consequence: THE LOOSE MOUNTING BOLTS MAY ALLOW THE STEERING RACK TOSHIFT WHICH WOULD RESULT IN A NON-CENTERED STEERING WHEEL, LESS PRECISESTEERING CONTROL, AND DAMAGE TO THE STEERING RACK.

Remedy: REPLACE THE STEERING RACK BOLTS WITH BOLTS OF A HIGHER STRENGTH; REPLACE THE STEERING RACK IF IT IS DAMAGED.

Notes: SYSTEM: STEERING .VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.

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