Dodge Suspension Front Control Arm Lower Ball Joint


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Dodge Dodge Truck 1994
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Dec 14, 1995
Location:
Racine, WI

lower ball joint failed. *sd

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7KF2676R5. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Ram 1994
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Dec 30, 1995
Location:
Somers, CT

lower ball joints failed.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Intrepid 1993
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Apr 18, 1996
Location:
Clawson, MI

lower ball joints loose. *dsh

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B3ED56T8PH. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Neon 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Mar 01, 1997
Location:
Kingston, TN

lower ball joint arm: driving along and ran through a stream of water,vehicle started sliding to left, thought had gained control when vehicle went out of control. lower ball joint arm broke and cracked part of rotor which locked tire, vehicle went backwards into a ditch, resulting in an injury. *ak

Vehicle was involved in a crash. 1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3B3ES67C9ST. Vehicle was purchased on Mar 02, 1995. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge NEON 1995 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Dodge NEON 1995 Suspension Front Control Arm Lower Ball Joint Transmission Type: MAN . Vehicle Speed: 40 mph.

Dodge Stratus 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Apr 19, 1997
Location:
Cleveland, OH

while driving, lower ball joint broke, dropped down, damaged wheel/lower control arm and ball joint, caused fire in left front brake caliper; according to dealer, all parts need replacing, including brake pads. vehicle available for inspection. *ak

Vehicle was on fire. 0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B3EJ46X7SN. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 35 mph.

Dodge B350 9999
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
Troy, NY

the lower ball joint nut pulled through threads and cotter pin, causing lower control arm to become disconnected from the van.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B5WB35YOTK. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on July 02, 1996. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge B350 9999 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Dodge B350 9999 Suspension Front Control Arm Lower Ball Joint Transmission Type: AUTO.

Dodge Caravan 1991
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
New Eagle, PA

consumer states that the lower control arm cracked in half. the dealer has not been notified. the manufacturer has been telephoned. *ak

Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge B350 1993
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Jan 19, 1998
Location:
West Bloom, MI

lower ball joint failed.

0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B5WB35ZOPK. Original Owner. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge B350 1993 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Dodge B350 1993 Suspension Front Control Arm Lower Ball Joint Transmission Type: AUTO.

Dodge Stratus 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Jan 02, 1998
Location:
Avon Lake, OH

recall work denied due to no problems being found with the lower ball joint, however a few days later ball joint collapsed causing damage.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B3EJ46XOSN. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Avenger 1995
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
June 20, 1998
Location:
Nelburd, FL

while driving vehicle about 50 mph lower ball joint fell out of vehicle without a warning, and causing loss of control. consumer had no idea about the safety deffect. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):4B3AU52N4SE. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 50 mph.

Dodge Dakota 1997
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
Dale City, VA

suspension lower ball joint failure.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7GG23X7VS. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 30, 1997. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge DAKOTA 1997 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas.

Dodge Dakota 1995
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Aug 10, 1998
Location:
Ridott, IL

noticed tires feathering on outside excessively. tires would vibrate in front end. took to mechanic & informed tires & alignment cannot be done due to lower ball joints being worn out. also, steering has too much play in it. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1137GG2347F. Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 30 mph.

Dodge Stratus 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Dec 29, 1996
Location:
Seattle, WA

lower control arm ball joints recalled, service denied twice because part not ordered/ in stock.

Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge D250 1990
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Sept 10, 1998
Location:
Waukegan, IL

upper and lower ball joints failed, repair made however failure occured due to stripping of the threads out of the upper control arm, resulting in loss of control.

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7KE2684LS. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Stratus 1997
Chrysler Group Llc
Location:
Clinton, MS

consumer states that the recall remedy did not correct the problem which has reoccurred. recall number 97v210000. please give any further details. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B3EJ46C6VN. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Stratus 1997
Chrysler Group Llc
Location:
Farnham, VA

recall work on the lower control arm denied to consumer from dealership.

Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Intrepid 1995
Chrysler Group Llc
Location:
Sacramento, CA

front end tie rod ball joints broke causing both front wheels to collapse inward.

Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Dec 01, 1994. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Dakota 1997
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
Cherry Valley, NY

at 27,000 miles the lower joints have been replaced five times cause unknown. please give any further details. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7GG23X3VS. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Intrepid 1996
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Apr 12, 1997
Location:
Brockton, MA

when driving at any speed the lower control unit would be making a very loud noise. when turning the wheel to the right or to the left there is a loud noise like a knocking noise. also, vehicle vibrates when the consumer gets on the highway. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B38D46FXTH. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Avenger 1996
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
May 01, 1999
Location:
Smithfeild, RI

consumer has experienced following problems; 1.) both lower ball joints wear out excessively; 2.) head gasket leaks; and 3.) cruise control would shut itself off while driving without foot pressing on brake pedal. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):4B3AU4249TE. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.


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