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Volkswagen Cabriolet Recall 92V064000

Recall 92V064000

Suspension & Steering, June 10, 1992

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s): 1991

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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