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Recall 91V012000

Recall 91V012000

Affected Cars

Body, Interior & Misc., January 15, 1991

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
January 15, 1991
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
2,451
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
91V012000
Component
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH

Summary
LUGGAGE IN THE LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT AND OR PLASTIC TRIM SURROUNDING THE SAFETY LATCH MAY PREVENT THE LATCH ON THE FRONT HOOD FROM PROPERLY LOCKING.
Consequence
LATCH FAILURE COULD CAUSE HOOD TO OPEN AND OBSTRUCT THEDRIVER'S FRONT VIEW WHICH COULD RESULT IN AN ACCIDENT.
Remedy
REPLACE PLASTIC TRIM PIECE AND INSTALL A BRACKET BEHIND THE SAFETY LATCH TO PREVENT INTERFERENCE.
Notify
SYSTEM: HOOD SAFETY LATCH.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.
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