Dodge W123



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Dodge W123 1983 recalls
CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM - IGNITION - SWITCH
82V095000CHRYSLER CORPORATIONfrom 08/01/1982 to 09/01/1982V (Vehicle)172509/30/1982MFRCHRYSLER GROUP LLC10/05/198210/15/1982
Defect SummaryIgnition switches installed in the involved vehicles may have been distorted during a crimping operation which resulted in the internal plastic contact carrier of the switch cracking. pieces of a cracked carrier may break away, permitting abnormal switch electrical contact and the potential for starter actuaton when the switch is turned to the accessory position.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryAll suspect ignition switches will be replaced without charge to owner.
NotesVehicle description: pickup trucks and vans.system: electrical; ignition switches.consequences of defect: although the engine will not be started, limitedvehicle movement may occur on manual transmission equipped vehicles if theparking brake is not engaged. this could result in a vehicle accident or injuryto persons outside the vehicle.