STEERING

         
Number 120043T   MIC: HQZ
Company: UFLEX USA INC   Company Official: PLC
Model Name: X-66 TILT STEERING ASSY   Model Year: 2012
Problem 1: STEERING      
Problem 2:      
HIN   Case Open Date: 7/12/2012
Disposition: OPEN   Case Close Date:
Units 1796   Campaign Open Date 7/12/2012
Boat Type 50   Campaign Close Date
Severity: H   Last Date: 7/12/2012
Comments:  
071212 PLC - MNF VOLUNTARILY INFORMED THAT LIMITED NUMBER OF X66 TILT STEERING ASSY PRODUCED BETWEEN 03/12/12 (LOT 41379-112) AND 05/31/12 (LOT 41379-222) MAY HAVE DEFFECTIVE PIVOT PIN WITHIN TILT ASSY, WHICH HAS THE POTENTIAL TO CAUSE A LOCKING CONDITION RESULTING IN THE LOSS OF STEERING. 1,742 UNITS WERE SOLD TO MERCURY MARINE, AND 54 UNITS WERE SOLD TO ADDITIONAL 14 OEMS. UFLEX WILL CONSOLIDATE THE CURS FROM ALL OEMS INCLUDING MERCURY MARINE.