Recall List for the 1983 Chrysler New Yorker

Official recalls have been issued for the 1983 Chrysler New Yorker by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Chrysler service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Chrysler customer service.

  1. 1983 Chrysler New Yorker SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM NHTSA Campaign #89V052000

    • Date Announced: MARCH 29, 1989
    • Vehicles Affected: 500,000

    Summary: Front suspension crossmember may corrode and fail at lower control arm rear pivot mounts if operated where salt is used to aid in snow removal.

    Consequence: Control arm could detach from the crossmember, adverselyaffecting directional stability, which could result in an accident.

    Actions: Install attachment reinforcement brackets to prevent control arm detachment as a result of corrosion weakening. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #89V052000 »

  2. 1983 Chrysler New Yorker SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS NHTSA Campaign #83V060000

    • Date Announced: JUNE 06, 1983
    • Vehicles Affected: 3,785

    Summary: Location of hydraulic brake tube to both rear wheels causes interference and chafing between the tubes and rear suspension trailing arm pivot brackets.

    Consequence:

    Actions: Dealer will inspect rear wheel brake tubes and reroute to ensure proper tube to pivot bracket clearance. Any damaged tubes will also be replaced. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #83V060000 »

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