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SafetyAlerts
April 2, 2002

Explorer Competition Products Has Recalled Explorer Procomp A-Arm Assembly

(SafetyAlerts) -  Explorer Competition Products Has Recalled Explorer Procomp A-Arm Assembly because the A-Arm assembly may crack.

Potential Number of Units Affected: 518

Manufactured: 08/2000 - 03/2002

Defect Summary:
EQUIPMENT DESCRIPTION: EXPLORER PROCOMP UPPER CONTROL / A-ARM KITS (SUSPENSION PARTS) MANUFACTURED BETWEEN AUGUST 1, 2000, AND MARCH 15, 2002, PART NOS. 6110 AND 6210, FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET SUSPENSION KITS FOR MODERATE TO HEAVY OFF ROAD USE FOR GENERAL MOTORS AND FORD LIGHT TRUCK VEHICLES. THE CORNER OF THE BALL JOINT MOUNTING PLATE IN THE CONTROL / A-ARM ASSEMBLY MAY CRACK OR FRACTURE.

Consequence Summary:
IF THE BALL JOINT MOUNTING PLATE / CONTROL / A-ARM ASSEMBLY BREAKS WITHOUT WARNING, THE DRIVER MAY BE UNABLE TO CONTROL THE VEHICLE WHICH COULD RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH.

Corrective Summary:
SORRY, CORRECTIVE SUMMARY IS NOT AVAILABLE. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT YOUR LOCAL DEALER.

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 02E013000
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when the next update is due.

Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!

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