1976 AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET Recall - Recall ID 14006

1976 AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET Recall

NHTSA Campaign Number: 78V070000 
Vehicle/Equipment Make: AMERICAN MOTORS 
Vehicle/Eqipment Model: HORNET 
Model Year: 1976 
Mfg Campaign Number:  
Mfg Component Desc: STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:HOSE, PIPING, AND CONNECTIONS 
Mfg Involved in Recall: CHRYSLER CORPORATION 
Manufacture Dates: 08-01-75 through 01-01-76 
Type of Report: (V) Vehicle 
Potential # of Units Affected: 133,593 
Date Owner Notified by Mfg: 06-14-78 
Recall Initiated By: ODI 
Mfg Responsible for Recall: CHRYSLER GROUP LLC 
Report Recieved Date: 04-04-78 
Record Creation Date: 10-12-79 
Regulation Part Number:  
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Defect Summary: THE HIGH PRESSURE POWER STEERING HOSE MAY HAVE BEEN ROUTED TOO CLOSE TO THE EXHAUST MANIFOLD. AS A RESULT, THE HEAT FROM THE MANIFOLD COULD DAMAGE THE HOSE. 
Consequence Summary:  
Corrective Summary: DAMAGED HOSES WILL BE REPLACED AND UNDAMAGED HOSES WILL BE PROPERLY ROUTED AS NECESSARY. 
Notes: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES.SYSTEM: STEERING; POWER STEERING HOSE.CONSEQUENCES OF DEFECT: HOSE DAMAGE COULD CAUSE THE HOSE TO LEAK POWER STEERINGFLUID ONTO THE HOT MANIFOLD, LEADING TO SMOKE AND, POSSIBLY, FIRE IN THE ENGINECOMPARTMENT. PERSONAL INJURY COULD RESULT. 
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1976 AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET Recall - Recall ID 14006 for AMERICAN MOTORS HORNET STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:HOSE

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