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Chevrolet Suburban 2500 Recall 93V016000

Drive Train, March 13, 1993

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s)
Manufacturer's Report Date
March 13, 1993
NHTSA Action Number
EA92009
Potential Number of Units Affected
1,702,880
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
93V016000
Component
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Summary
UNANTICIPATED HEAT IN THE TRANSMISSION CAN FORCE THE TRANSMISSION FLUID OUT OF THE VENT TUBE.
Consequence
THE VENTED TRANSMISSION FLUID CAN CATCH FIRE IF EXPOSEDTO A SOURCE OF IGNITION.
Remedy
INSTALL A LONGER TRANSMISSION VENT HOSE ROUTED TO THE LEFT SIDE OF THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT OF THE VEHICLE.
Notes
SYSTEM: POWER TRAIN.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: LIGHT TRUCKS WITH 5.0 L, 5.7 L, AND 7.4 L ENGINES AND 4L60,4L60-E, AND 3L80 AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS.
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