Grumman Kubvan

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Grumman Kubvan 1983 recalls
CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
84V089000GRUMMAN ALLIED IND., INC.from 04/01/1983 to 07/01/1984V (Vehicle)30808/31/1984MFRGRUMMAN CORP.08/14/198409/10/1984
Defect SummaryBalljoints, which connect the steering linkage components to the wheels, may not have been installed correctly and could detach.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryAny balljoints that were improperly installed will be corrected. (an improperly installed balljoint will be highly visible).
NotesVehicle description: trucks (delivery vans) equipped with diesel engines.system: steering linkages; balljoints.consequences of defect: wheel could come loose while driving, possiblyresulting in loss of vehicle control and an accident.