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Separation of a tie rod can cause unexpected vehicle steering in some maneuvers and could cause a crash without prior warning.

Steering — Linkages — Tie Rod Assembly

Summary
On certain vans, the right-hand tie rod end nut may not be tightened adequately. The nut can loosen resulting in separation of the tie rod from the steering knuckle.
Actions
Dealers will tighten the tie rod end nut and, if necessary, replace the tie rod end. Owner notification began November 27, 2002. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chevrolet at 1-800-222-1020 or GMC at 1-800-462-8782.
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Date Announced
DEC 02, 2002
Vehicles Affected
18,648
Chevrolet Recall #
02058
NHTSA Campaign #
02V326000
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