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Recall 91V076000

Recall 91V076000

Body, Interior & Misc., May 24, 1991

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
May 24, 1991
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
125,000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
91V076000
Component
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR

Summary
THE NUTS WHICH HOLD WINDSHIELD WIPER MOTOR TO THE WIPER MODULE MAY NOT HAVE BEEN SUFFICIENTLY TIGHTENED AND MAY LOOSEN OR COME OFF. THIS CAUSES CHANGED WIPER PATTERNS, OR THE WIPERS MAY JAM IF TWO OF THE THREE NUTS COME OFF.
Consequence
CHANGES IN THE WIPER PATTERN OR JAMMING OF THE WIPERSWOULD RESULT IN REDUCED DRIVER VISIBILTY IN INCLEMENT WEATHER CONDITIONS.
Remedy
APPLY TORQUE RETENTION MATERIAL TO WIPER MOTOR STUDS AND NUTS AND RETORQUE.
Notify
SYSTEM: WINDSHIELD WIPER ASSEMBLY.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS.
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