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January 4, 2000

1999 Land Rover Petrol's Recalled

Washington, DC (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has published the recall of certain 1999 Land Rover Petrol's, manufactured between May 1998 - July 1999, because the power assisted steering pump pulley can fail, resulting in a loss of steering power assist.

Continued operation of the vehicle can cause engine overheating and damage. The loss of steering assist could increase the risk of a vehicle crash.

Approximately 5,800 vehicles are affected by this recall.

Dealers will install a new power steering pump/pulley assembly. Owner notification began Oct. 22, 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Land Rover at 1-800-637-6837.

[NHTSA Recall No. 99V278/Land Rover Recall No. D385]

Important Note Regarding Auto Recalls
Frequently SafetyAlerts will list auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA 
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.

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

How many did you hear about?

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