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This condition will cause a noise from the differential and, ultimately, failure of the shaft and loss of drive.

Power Train — Driveline — Differential Unit
Power Train — Driveline — Differential Unit

Vehicle description: Passenger vehicles. The differential pinion shaft within the differential case assembly was produced without the appropriate surface hardening. This can result in the shaft experiencing premature wear.
Dealers will replace the entire differential assembly.
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Date Announced
JUN 22, 1998
Vehicles Affected
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