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Loss of steering control could lead to a vehicle crash with potential injury or death.

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Summary
Certain fabtech aftermarket replacement pitman arms, P/nos. Fts71000 and fts71001, installed for use on certain 2001-2006 GM C/K 2500 pick up trucks and sport utility vehicles. The pin located inside the pitman arm can shear off due to a reverse bending fatigue condition, resulting in a total loss of steering control.
Actions
Fabtech will notify owners and replace the pitman and idler arms free of charge. The recall is expected to begin during February 2006. Owners may contact fabtech at 909-597-7800.
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Date Announced
FEB 01, 2006
Vehicles Affected
1,360
NHTSA Campaign #
06E010000
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