Subject: Hood Rubs Air Conditioning Hose
Model and Year: 1988 - 1989 Corvette
Source: Chevrolet Dealer Service Bulletin
Bulletin No: 89-183-1B
Date: June 1989
TO: ALL CHEVROLET DEALERS
Some of the above vehicles, built prior to the breakpoint shown below, may exhibit a rub condition of the A/C hose to the underside of the hood. use the following procedure to check and address this condition. (Figure 1 shows hose disassembled for clarification only).
The 1989 breakpoint is as follows: VIN K5103849
Parts are expected to be available on June 9, 1989. Until then, normal part orders will not be accepted by GMSPO. Only verifiable emergency VIP orders will be accepted. SPO will make every effort to obtain parts. All parts will be placed on 400 control to waive VIP surcharges. However, the part will be shipped premium transportation at dealer’s expense. All other order types will be canceled as incorrectly ordered while the 400 control is in place.
Article ID: 1102
Created: January 12, 2015
Last Updated: January 12, 2015
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