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1999 Hummer 4 Passenger Hard Door Open Top Utility SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST Recall

On March 23, 1999, the NHTSA and AM General announced the recall of this model for problems relating to the vehicle’s SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST. Learn more about this problem below.
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1999 Hummer 4 Passenger Hard Door Open Top Utility SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST Recall

Recall ID # 99V059000 - SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST
Recall Date
MAR 23, 1999

Model Affected
1999 AM GENERAL HUMMER

Recall Summary
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES. THE NUTS USED TO ATTACH THE MASTER CYLINDER TO THE HYDROBOOST BOLTS WERE OF THE METRIC TYPE RATHER THAN THE REQUIRED ENGLISH TYPE.

Defect Consenquence
A LOOSE MASTER CYLINDER CONDITION CAN OCCUR, CAUSING LONGER THAN NORMAL BRAKE PEDAL TRAVEL DURING BRAKE PEDAL APPLICATIONS.

Remedy
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE MASTER CYLINDER-TO-HYDROBOOST MOUNTING BOLTS AND NUTS.

Units Affected
186

Notes
AM GENERAL CORPORATION R9901
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