1991 ISUZU TROOPER

Report Date:
July 22, 1993
Campaign Number:
93E023000
Component:
TRAILER HITCHES

Summary:
THE WELD ON THE RECEIVER UNIT OF THE TRAILER HITCH CAN BREAK.

Consequence Summary:
IF THE FAILURE OCCURS, THE TRAILER CAN SEPARATE FROM THETOWING VEHICLE, AND COULD RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH WITHOUT WARNING.

Corrective Summary:
REPLACE THE TRAILER HITCH.

1991 ISUZU TROOPER

Report Date:
September 20, 1990
Campaign Number:
90V166000
Component:
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSE

Summary:
IMPROPERLY INSTALLED HOSE ON THE OIL COOLER COULD COME IN CONTACT WITH THE EXHAUST MANIFOLD AND COULD MELT.

Consequence Summary:
ENGINE OIL COULD LEAK OUT WITH POTENTIAL FOR ENGINESEIZURE AND DAMAGE AND COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Summary:
PROPERLY INSTALL COOLER HOSE CLIP TO PREVENT CONTACT WITH EXHAUST MANIFOLD.

1991 ISUZU TROOPER

Report Date:
September 20, 1990
Campaign Number:
90V167000
Component:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Summary:
PUTTING IN MORE TRANSMISSION OIL THAN SPECIFIED CAN CAUSE OIL TO BLEED THROUGH AIR GROOVE ON TO THE EXHAUST MANIFOLD IF OIL TEMPERATURE RISES.

Consequence Summary:
THIS COULD CAUSE SMOKE EMISSION FROM THE MANIFOLD, WHICHCOULD IGNITE RUBBER HOSES AND RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Summary:
REPLACE OIL LEVEL GAUGE AND NOTIFY OWNERS TO USE ONLY THE SPECIFIED AMOUNT OF AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID.