1990 CHEVROLET Astro

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7 Recalls for 1990 CHEVROLET Astro

Recall Date Component Summary
November 16, 1993 SEATS

THE RECLINER MECHANISM AND THE SEAT FRAME MAY HAVE FOAM AND/OR VINYL BETWEEN THEM, CREATING A “SOFT” JOINT. THIS “SOFT” JOINT RESULTS IN LOWER THAN SPECIFIED BOLT TORQUE WHICH LEADS TO JOINT LOOSENESS, CAUSING BOLT FATIGUE AND EVENTUAL BOLT FAILURE.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REMOVE THE FOAM AND/OR VINYL FROM BETWEEN THE RECLINER MECHANISM AND THE SEAT FRAME “SOFT” JOINT AND REPLACE THE RECLINER BOLTS.

September 20, 1991 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE

SEAT BELT ANCHORAGE BAR FOR REAR SOFA FAILED TO SUSTAIN LOADS REQUIRED BY FMVSS 210.

Remedy:

REPLACE NONCOMPLYING SOFA BAR WITH BAR THAT MEETS REQUIREMENTS.

June 14, 1991 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE

THE SEAT BELTS FOR THE FRONT AND MID-SHIP SEATS DID NOT REST ON PELVIS AS REQUIRED BY FMVSS 209.

Remedy:

RELOCATE SEAT BELT ANCHOR BOLTS TO ADJUST BELTS FOR SEAT LOCATIONS.

August 13, 1990 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

FUEL RETURN HOSES MAY BREAK AT EITHER CRIMPED COUPLING, CAUSING A LEAKAGE OF FUEL.

Remedy:

INSTALL A PROPERLY CRIMPED FUEL RETURN HOSE.

May 24, 2006 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

CERTAIN CK MOTORSPORTS COMBINATION HEADLIGHTS, CLEAR CORNER, BUMPER, AND SIDE MARKER LIGHTS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON THE PASSENGER VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. SOME COMBINATION LAMPS THAT ARE NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Remedy:

CK MOTORSPORT WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE NONCOMPLIANT LAMPS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 1, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CK MOTORSPORT AT 1-909-610-7211.

May 19, 2006 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

CERTAIN REPLACEMENT FUEL FILTERS, FRAM BRAND NAME P/N G3727, WITH DATE CODES X52911 THROUGH X60801 SEQUENTIALLY OR X600141 AND A MEXICO COUNTRY OR ORIGIN MARKING ON THE FUEL FILTER HOUSING MANUFACTURED FROM OCTOBER 18, 2005, THROUGH MARCH 21, 2006, SOLD FOR USE ON THE VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE AND ON CERTAIN SCHOOL BUSES. (TO SEE THE SCHOOL BUS ENGINE SIZES, CLICK ON “DOCUMENT SEARCH” AND THEN “BUS APPLICATIONS”). THE CONNECTOR ON THE FUEL FILTER WAS NOT MANUFACTURED TO HONEYWELL’S SPECIFICATION. AS A RESULT, THE O-RING MAY NOT SEAT CORRECTLY ON THE FUEL LINE.

Remedy:

HONEYWELL WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPLACE THE FUEL FILTERS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 18, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FRAM CUSTOMER SERVICE AT 1-800-890-2075 (OPTION 1).

March 23, 2006 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

CERTAIN PRO-A MOTORS CORNER LAMPS, TURN SIGNALS, AND HEADLIGHTS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. SOME COMBINATION LAMPS THAT ARE NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Remedy:

PRO-A MOTORS WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER TO REPURCHASE THE LAMPS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 3, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT PRO-A MOTORS AT 323-838-2988.

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1 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 1990 CHEVROLET Astro

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76 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1990 CHEVROLET Astro

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | SEAT BELTS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC | SUSPENSION:FRONT:STABILIZER BAR | SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING
ODI Number: 10223109
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST
ODI Number: 10066507
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
ODI Number: 8007396
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 8004112
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 984282
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 978961
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 980557
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 972242
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 970804
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 972207
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 972588
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:ABS WARNING LIGHT
ODI Number: 972108
STEERING:LINKAGES:ARM:IDLER AND ATTACHMENT
ODI Number: 972470
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 971928
STEERING:LINKAGES:ARM:IDLER AND ATTACHMENT
ODI Number: 975217
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 973938
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM
ODI Number: 965204
STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
ODI Number: 963926
STEERING:LINKAGES:ARM:IDLER AND ATTACHMENT | TIRES
ODI Number: 963887
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE
ODI Number: 964257
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST
ODI Number: 962916
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 968518
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 958238
STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 961714
STEERING:LINKAGES:ARM:IDLER AND ATTACHMENT
ODI Number: 961714
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 898221
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
ODI Number: 961990
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 869096
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WEBBING
ODI Number: 859762
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 858181
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 858144
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 842982
SEATS
ODI Number: 842588
STEERING:COLUMN
ODI Number: 830749
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 820746
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 819934
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 818863
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
ODI Number: 823687
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 818003
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 817762
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST | SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
ODI Number: 817398
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 809043
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 805831
STEERING:COLUMN
ODI Number: 811619
VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR
ODI Number: 807604
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 802783
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 802783
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DRUM:SHOES/LININGS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
ODI Number: 803187
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 801643
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 781701
TIRES
ODI Number: 741432
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 723843
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER
ODI Number: 721509
STEERING:GEAR BOX:SHAFT PITMAN
ODI Number: 721077
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 708985
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR
ODI Number: 705847
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:INTERIOR/UNDER DASH
ODI Number: 702564
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 700610
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 605580
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 605580
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:SWITCH
ODI Number: 605580
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 548855
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 540356
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 538597
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 533584
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 533134
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 531646
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
ODI Number: 524474
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CABLES
ODI Number: 524474
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 524474
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 524442
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR | SEATS
ODI Number: 511424
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES
ODI Number: 474575
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 488679
STEERING:LINKAGES:ARM:IDLER AND ATTACHMENT
ODI Number: 478057
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 505027
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6 Investigations for 1990 CHEVROLET Astro

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
STRUCTURE
SEATS
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
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6 Service Alerts for 1990 CHEVROLET Astro

Date Description
November 1, 2010 031000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES

GENERAL MOTORS: ON ALL 1988-2009 FULL SIZE CHEVROLET/GMC PICKUPS, UTILITIES AND VANS, THE BRAKE PEDAL WILL MOVE DOWN OR SELF APPLY DURING FULL LOCK TURNS OR NEAR FULL LOCK TURNS. CHEVROLET ASTRO AND GMC SAFARI VANS; HUMMER 2 ARE INCLUDED.

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January 1, 2004 130000 VISIBILITY

WINDOW REGULATOR MOTOR DOES NOT FIT. *TT

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October 1, 2002 100000 POWER TRAIN

DIAGNOSTIC INFORMATION FOR INTERMITTENT TRANSMISSION DOWNSHIFT, SLIP, BUSY/CYCLING TCC OR NOISY COOLING FAN. *TT

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August 1, 2005 103400 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:COLUMN SHIFT

DIAGNOSIS OF CRACKED OR BROKEN TRANSMISSION CASE. *TT 2006 AND PRIOR CARS AND LIGHT DUTY TRUCKS. *TT

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December 1, 1994 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

TRANSMISSION EXTENTION SEAL LEAKS. *TW

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February 1, 1995 061100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

COLD ENGINE KNOCK. *TW

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