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  NHTSA Recall 75V197000

NHTSA Campaign Id 75V197000; Date: Nov. 4, 1975

icon1 Recalled Vehicles:

1974 FMC 2900R 1975 FMC 2900R

Component: Service Brakes, Hydraulic:power Assist

Manufactured by: Fmc Corporation

Affected Units:: 44

icon3 Recall Summary:

icon2 How to Fix:

icon4 Recall Notes:

Fmc campaign no 290910001. Motor coach. Possibility that the master cylinderand hydrovacs are not compatible. If this condition exists the residualpressure left in the hydraulic brake line from the master cylinder to thehydrovac does not allow the hydrovac to completely release the brakes. Thevehicle can still move but if the brakes are still sufficiently applied theywill heat up and catch fire. (correct by inspecting and replacing thesubstitute hydrovacs).

Date Owners notified by Manufacturer: Oct 30, 1975

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All recalls of FMC vehicles.

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