FUEL LEAK

         
Number 950070T   MIC:
Company:   Company Official: PDE
Model Name: TAMD63P/L DIESEL ENGINES   Model Year:
Problem 1: FUEL LEAK      
Problem 2:      
HIN   Case Open Date:
Disposition: CLOSED   Case Close Date: 11/22/1996
Units 157   Campaign Open Date 8/16/1995
Boat Type 32   Campaign Close Date 11/22/1996
Severity: H   Last Date: 6/24/1996
Comments:  
MODEL TAMD63P/L SPECIFICATION NUMBERS 868735 AND 868762. THESE ENGINES ARE PRODUCED WITH A LOW PRESSURE FUEL RETURN PIPE, PART NO 866996, WHICH UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS MAY LEAK DIESEL FUEL INTO THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT. THE FUEL COULD IGNITE WHICH COULD RESULT IN PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH. ENGINESW AFTER SER NO 2061101530 HAVE A REDESIGNED FUEL PIPE WHICH CONTAINS A VISIBLE GREEN PAINT DOT. OWNERS OF ENGINES PRIOR TO THIS NUMBER WILL BE NOTIFIED AND THE REDESIGNED PIPE INSTALLED. PERSONS WITH QUESTIONS SHOULD CONTACT MR ROGER KREUTZER AT 804-436-5117. 06/24/96 CUR#3 RECVD. 157 UNITS 45 FIRST PURCHASERS NOTIFIED. 25 DEALERS NOTIFIED 106 UNITS CORRECTED.