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1978 FORD TRUCK STEERING: LINKAGES

Build Years/Makes/Models: 1978 F100
1978 F150
1978 F250
1978 F350
Units affected: 13,707
Recall Number: 77V169000
Owner Notification Date: October 19, 1977
Recall Creation Date: October 12, 1979
Component Description: Steering: Linkages
Manufacturer Involved in This Recall: Ford Motor Company
Manufacturer Responsible for This Recall: Ford Motor Company
Report Received Date: October 12, 1977
Summary: The pitman arm to steering gear attachment nuts may not have been properly tightened on the involved vehicles. The nut could come off during vehicle operation.
Consequence: If the nut comes off, the pitman arm could separate from the steering gear, which could cause a loss of vehicle control and an accident.
Remedy: Dealer will tighten the pitman arm attaching nut to the correct specifications without charge to owner.
 

 
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