1991 BUICK PARK AVENUE

Report Date:
September 23, 1991
Campaign Number:
91V167000
Component:
PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL:MECHANICAL

Summary:
WHEN APPLIED, THE PARKING BRAKE LEVER ASSEMBLY MAY RELEASE ONE OR MORE TEETH, REDUCING THE CABLE LOAD TO THE REAR BRAKES.

Consequence Summary:
DEPENDING ON THE EXTENT OF THE LEVER RELEASE AND ROADLEVEL. THE PARKING BRAKE MAY NOT HOLD THE VEHICLE, ALLOWING IT TO ROLL, WHICHCOULD RESULT IN AN ACCIDENT. VEHICLE DOES NOT COMPLY WITH FMVSS 105.

Corrective Summary:
REPLACE PARKING BRAKE LEVER ASSEMBLY.