NHTSA December Vehicle Recalls – 37 MTD [US]


FlagUSUS/Washington: As of Thursday, December 12, 2013, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”) has posted 37 vehicle or tire recalls so far this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bbUS Department of Transportation logo

Direct link: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchCurrentMonthRecall

Additional information: Recently added recalls include vehicles and products from the following manufacturers:

  • Altec Industries WC126/166 and WC126A/166A Wood Chippers – axle bracket breakage, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 682
  • ATI Performance Products Powerglide Automatic Transmissions used in 2013 COPO Chevrolet Camaros – transmission malfunction, gear slippage, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 52
  • Blue Bird Body All American and Conventional School Buses – suspension bolt failure, steering impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 1,747
  • Blue Bird Body All American and Conventional Vision Non-School Buses – suspension bolt failure, steering impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 87
  • BMW of North America F 800 S and F 800 ST Motorcycles – bearing and axle wear, loss of vehicle control, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 2,608
  • BMW of North America K1600 GT and K1600 GTL Motorcycles – incorrect throttle valve control signal, engine speed malfunction, reduced engine speed, engine stall, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 2,475
  • Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations – sidewall bulge, tire failure, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 36
  • Carlisle Transportation Products (“CTP”) Black Rock CrossTrax Series five lug and six lug Trailer Wheels – cracking, separation, sudden air pressure loss, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 2,287
  • Chrysler Group Dodge Dart Vehicles – front seat mounted side airbag malfunction; potential number of units affected: 374
  • Chrysler Group Dodge Avenger, Chrysler 200, Jeep Compass and Patriot Vehicles – engine oil pressure loss, engine stall, engine failure, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 522
  • Daimler Trucks North America Freightliner Cascadia Vehicles – rear wheel vehicle separation, crash; hazards potential number of units affected: 82
  • Daimler Trucks North America Saf-T-Liner C2 School Buses – seat belt anchorage failure, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 73
  • Daimler Trucks North America Thomas Built Minotour SRW School Buses – fifth row seat barrier installation failure, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 6
  • Daimler Trucks North America Thomas Built Saf-T-Liner HDX and Saf-T-Liner EFX School Buses – seat mount failure, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 325
  • Exiss/Sooner HLG Exiss and Sooner Travel Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 3,558
  • Forest River Cherokee, Flagstaff, Rockwood, Salem and Surveyor SVT303 Travel Trailers – tire overinflation, tire failure, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 725
  • Harley-Davidson Motor Company FLHTCU, FLHTK, FLHTP, FLHX, FLHXS, FLHTKSE and FLHRSE  Motorcycles – incorrect clutch release plate, clutch disengagement malfunction, stopping impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 19,597
  • Harley-Davidson Motor Company FLHTCUTG, FXSBE and FLSTNSE Motorcycles – incorrect clutch release plate, clutch disengagement malfunction, stopping impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 2,886
  • Haulmark Industries Travel Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 46,375
  • Jayco Jay Series Pop-Up Camping Trailers – roof lifter system failure, roof collapse, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 91
  • McLaren Automotive MP4 12-C Spider and Coupe Vehicles – wiper motor malfunction, decreased visibility, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 376
  • Mercedes-Benz USA SL63, SL550 and SL65 Vehicles – occupant airbag malfunction; potential number of units affected: 130
  • Pierce Manufacturing Enforcer Emergency Vehicles as well as Arrow XT, Dash and Lance Vehicles – cab tilt cylinder pivot failure, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 3,115
  • Pierce Manufacturing Enforcer Emergency Vehicles as well as Arrow XT, Saber, Velocity, Impel, Quantum and Commercial Vehicles – trailer turn signal malfunction, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 349
  • Prevost Cars X3-45 Entertainer Coach Buses – short circuit, vehicle fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 142
  • PROLine Products Travel Trailers – short circuit, wiring melting, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 34
  • Setra of North America S407 CC, S417 and S417 TC Coaches equipped with Sure Power battery Equalizers or DC-DC Converters – melting, burning, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 457
  • SK Innovation Econix DPF-A Diesel Particulate Filters – filter melting, filter failure, burning exhaust particulate, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 327
  • Starcraft RV Starcraft RT and Comet Pop-Up Camping Trailers – roof lifter system failure, roof collapse, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 57
  • Sutphen SPH 100, SP 110, SPI 112 and SAI 110 Fire Apparatus – extend/retract system failure, unexpectedly aerial retraction, injury hazard; potential number of units affected: 156
  • Terex Advance FD3000, FD4000, FD4000B, FD5000GL, FD6000B, 4 Axle Glider, 5 Axle Glider, 6 Axle Glider, and 7 Axle Glider Front Discharge Concrete Trucks – U-bolt separation, loss of operator control, crash hazards;  potential number of units affected: 209
  • Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America Tacoma Vehicles – valve spring breakage, engine failure, engine stall, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 3,795
  • Trailex CTE-80180, CTE-80210 HD and CTE-84180 Enclosed Car Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 215
  • Wells Industries Cargo Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 512

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