X

All Car Recalls

Models : Isuzu Trooper
Engine, October 15, 1990
Summary:IMPROPERLY INSTALLED HOSE ON THE OIL COOLER COULD COME IN CONTACT WITH THE EXHAUST MANIFOLD AND COULD MELT.
Models : Isuzu Trooper
Drive Train, October 15, 1990
Summary:PUTTING IN MORE TRANSMISSION OIL THAN SPECIFIED CAN CAUSE OIL TO BLEED THROUGH AIR GROOVE ON TO THE EXHAUST MANIFOLD IF OIL TEMPERATURE RISES.
Models : Volkswagen Jetta
Brakes, October 12, 1990
RepairPal Expert Overview:

Volkswagen has recalled certain 1991 Jettas because the front brake hoses installed on some vehicles were of insufficient length. These hoses could stretch and develop cracks, which may result in loss of brake fluid, pressure, and braking ability. Dealers will replace both brake hoses.

Models : Buick Riviera, Cadillac Eldorado, Cadillac Seville
Drive Train, October 5, 1990
Summary:TRANSAXLE SHIFT CONTROL CABLE MAY DISENGAGE FROM THE FROM THE FLOOR SHIFT CONTROL WITH LOSS OF GEAR INDICATOR REFERENCE AND SHIFT SELECTOR OPERATION.
Models : Volvo 740
Engine, September 28, 1990
Summary:FUEL DAMPER LOCATED BEHIND THE FUEL LINE AND THE FUEL RAIL MAY BE IMPROPERLY ASSEMBLED. OVER TIME, THE SOLDER JOINTS COULD ALLOW A SMALL AMOUNT OF FUEL TO LEAK.
Models : Ford Taurus
Drive Train, September 26, 1990
RepairPal Expert Overview:

Ford has recalled certain 1990 Taurus models with the police package installed. These vehicles have 14x5.5-inch steel wheels that could crack, causing a potential for the wheel rim to separate from the center. Dealers will replace affected wheels with a revised design.

Models : Dodge Caravan, Plymouth Voyager
Brakes, September 24, 1990
Summary:INCORRECT SCREWS MAY HAVE BEEN USED IN INSTALLING THE LOAD SENSING BRAKE PROPORTIONING VALVE TO ITS BRACKET CAUSING THE CLAMPING LOAD TO BE LESS THAN INTENDED.
Models : Ford Aerostar
Body, Interior & Misc., September 19, 1990
Summary:THE SECOND ROW RIGHT HAND SEAT ASSEMBLY HAS A TILT FORWARD FUNCTION. A LATCH RETAINS THE SEAT IN THE NORMAL RIDE POSTION, AND THIS LATCH MAY RELEASE UNDER SEVERE FRONTAL IMPACT CONDITIONS, ALLOWING THE SEAT TO PIVOT FORWARD.
Models : Honda Civic
Drive Train, September 10, 1990
RepairPal Expert Overview:

Honda has recalled certain 1990 Civic DX and LX sedans equipped with automatic transmissions due to a concern with the park lock mechanism. Because of an improperly machined internal shaft in the transmission, the park pawl mechanism may not fully engage. This could result in a vehicle that rolls when it is expected to be in "Park," causing a possible crash or personal injury. Dealers will install an improved park pawl shaft.

Models : Chevrolet Astro, GMC Safari
Engine, August 27, 1990
Summary:FUEL RETURN HOSES MAY BREAK AT EITHER CRIMPED COUPLING, CAUSING A LEAKAGE OF FUEL.
Models : Volkswagen Golf, Volkswagen Jetta
Brakes, August 23, 1990
Summary:OMISSION OF AIR DUCTS INTENDED TO GUIDE FLOW OF COOLING AIR TO LEFT AND RIGHT FRONT BRAKE CALIPERS COULD ALLOW BRAKE FLUID TO EXCEED ALLOWABLE OPERATING TEMPERATURE UNDER CERTAIN OPERATING CONDITIONS.
Models : Mitsubishi Eclipse
Body, Interior & Misc., July 24, 1990
Summary:DILUTED PRIMER MAY HAVE BEEN USED ON THE WINDSHIELD OPENING FLANGES PRIOR TO WINDSHIELD GLASS INSTALLATION WHICH WOULD NOT PROVIDE THE RETENTION REQUIRED BY FMVSS 212.
Models : Buick Regal, Chevrolet Lumina, Pontiac Grand Prix
Body, Interior & Misc., July 23, 1990
Summary:FRONT SHOULDER BELT GUIDE LOOP ATTACHMENT FASTENER MAY PULL THROUGH DOOR MOUNTED ANCHOR PLATE.
Models : Chevrolet Camaro, Pontiac Firebird
Engine, July 20, 1990
Summary:FUEL RETURN HOSES MAY BREAK AT EITHER CRIMPED COUPLING.
Models : Ford E-150, Ford E-250, Ford E-350, Ford F-150, Ford F-250, Ford F-350
Drive Train, July 17, 1990
RepairPal Expert Overview:

Ford has recalled certain 1990 E and F Series 4x2 vehicles equipped with an E4OD transmission and a one piece driveshaft due to an issue with the park mechanism in the transmission. Some vehicles may experience a failure to engage the park gear, which can cause the vehicle to roll if the parking brake is not set. Dealers will replace the snap ring and install a revised extension housing