Volkswagen Cabriolet Recall 92V064000

Recall 92V064000

Original Recall from the NHTSA
Model Year(s):
Manufacturer's Report Date:

June 10, 1992

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number:

92V064000

NHTSA Action Number:

N/A

Component:

SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM

Potential Number of Units Affected:

890

Summary:

THE TRACK CONTROL ARMS USED TO SUPPORT THE FRONT WHEELS WERE IMPROPERLY WELDED IN THE AREA OF THE FLEXIBLE BUSHING MOUNTING HOLE. THIS CAUSES A GRADUAL OPENING OF THE MOUNTING HOLE AND LOOSENING OF THE BUSHING.

Consequence:

THE ENLARGED OPENING OF THE MOUNTING HOLE RESULTS INFRONT WHEEL MISALIGNMENT CAUSING STEERING PULL WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR ANACCIDENT.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE THE FRONT SUSPENSION CONTROL ARMS WHERE NECESSARY.

Notes:

SYSTEM: SUSPENSION.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.

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