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Porsche 968 Recall 92V014000

Suspension & Steering, February 21, 1992

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Model Year(s)
Manufacturer's Report Date
February 21, 1992
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
85
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
92V014000
Component
STEERING:RACK AND PINION:RACK

Summary
ONE OR MORE OF THE BOLTS MOUNTING THE STEERING RACK TO THE CHASSIS OF THE VEHICLE MAY HAVE BEEN STRETCHED, DUE TO OVER TORQUING IN THE MANUFACTURING PROCESS, CAUSING SOME OF THE BOLTS TO LOOSEN.
Consequence
THE LOOSE MOUNTING BOLTS MAY ALLOW THE STEERING RACK TOSHIFT WHICH WOULD RESULT IN A NON-CENTERED STEERING WHEEL, LESS PRECISESTEERING CONTROL, AND DAMAGE TO THE STEERING RACK.
Remedy
REPLACE THE STEERING RACK BOLTS WITH BOLTS OF A HIGHER STRENGTH; REPLACE THE STEERING RACK IF IT IS DAMAGED.
Notes
SYSTEM: STEERING .VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.
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