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Pontiac Firebird Recall 90V114000

Engine, July 20, 1990

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s)
Manufacturer's Report Date
July 20, 1990
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
10,297
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
90V114000
Component
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Summary
FUEL RETURN HOSES MAY BREAK AT EITHER CRIMPED COUPLING.
Consequence
IF THIS COUPLING SEPARATED, ALLOWING GASOLINE TO LEAK,AND AN IGNITION SOURCE WAS PRESENT, AN ENGINE COMPARTMENT FIRE COULD OCCUR.
Remedy
INSTALL A PROPERLY CRIMPED FUEL RETURN HOSE.
Notes
SYSTEM: FUEL RETURN HOSES.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS EQUIPPED WITH 5.0 L AND 5.7 L V-8 ENGINES.
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