Year: 1968 Make: PONTIAC Model: Firebird

Number of OPEN Recalls 2


NHTSA Recall Number:  69V046000
Recall Date:  30 November -0001

SUMMARY

CONSEQUENCE

REMEDY

MANUFACTURER NOTES
POSSIBILITY THAT IF DRIVER PUTS FULL WEIGHT ON STEERING WHEEL WHEN GETTING INAND OUT OF VEHICLE IT COULD, OVER A PERIOD OF TIME, BREAK AWAY ONE OR MORE OFTHE THREE STEERING WHEEL SPOKES FROM THE HUB. IF THESE SPOKES BREAK AND PULLLOOSE FROM RETAINING INTERLOCK RING IT WOULD RESULT IN LOSS OF STEERINGCONTROL. (CORRECT BY REPLACING STEERING WHEEL WITH AN IMPROVED MODEL.)

NHTSA Recall Number:  68V085000
Recall Date:  30 November -0001

SUMMARY

CONSEQUENCE

REMEDY

MANUFACTURER NOTES
POSSIBILITY THAT CARBURETOR THROTTLE LEVER MAY INTERFERE WITH THROTTLE RETAINING CLIP. IF THIS OCCURS, CAN CAUSE THROTTLE LEVER TO BE HELD PARTIALLY OPEN, PREVENTING ITS RETURN TO IDLE POSITION. POSSIBLE THIS WILL MAKE VEHICLE DIFFICULT TO STOP. (CORRECT WHERE NECESSARY WITH IMPROVED TYPE THROTTLE RODCLIP.)