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1998 Chevrolet Cavalier Recalls

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Most Recent 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier Recall

On March 1, 2004, Chevrolet recalled 1,415,231 Chevrolet Cavalier. On certain passenger vehicles. if the engine fails to start and the driver holds the key in the "start" position for an extended period, high current flows through the ignition switch, and sometimes produces enough heat to melt internal switch parts.
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1998 Chevrolet Cavalier Recall Details

Summary on March 1, 2004
On certain passenger vehicles. if the engine fails to start and the driver holds the key in the "start" position for an extended period, high current flows through the ignition switch, and sometimes produces enough heat to melt internal switch parts.
Summary on January 24, 2003
Certain passenger vehicles and mini vans have lower pinion bearings in the power rack and pinion assembly in which the retainer tabs were not crimped properly. these and some other retainers used in vehicles assembled between january 1, 1996 and october 31, 1997, could fail and permit the ball bearings to escape.
Summary on March 17, 2000
Vehicle description: passenger vehicles equipped with bi-fuel compressed natural gas (cng) vehicles. the cng fuel line and the cng high pressure regulator coolant lines can contact other fuel (gasoline) and brake lines on the vehicle. abrasion from contact can cause a leak in the brake pipe, fuel pipe, or both.
Summary on November 21, 1997
Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. the wheel lug nuts were not tightened securely resulting in a fracture of the wheel studs.