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Dodge Recall 891: Daimlerchrysler/Rear Axle Vent Hose/Brake Hose

2000 Dodge Dakota

A puncture in the rear brake hose will result in a loss of braking force at the rear wheels.

Service Brakes, Hydraulic — Foundation Components — Hoses, Lines/Piping, And Fittings

Summary
Vehicle description: Pickup trucks. Some vehicles may have been built with inadequate clearance between the rear axle vent hose and the brake hose.
Actions
Dealers will inspect the rear brake hose for evidence of wear. Worn brake hoses will be replaced. The rear vent hose will be shortened by 3 inches and a clip will be installed to assure clearance between the axle vent line and brake hose is maintained.
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Date Announced
JUL 17, 2000
Vehicles Affected
437,000
Dodge Recall #
891
NHTSA Campaign #
00V198000
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