NHTSA January Vehicle Recalls – 49 MTD [US]


FlagUSUS/Washington: As of Friday, January 24, 2014, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”) has posted 49 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:

  • Airstream Fiamma-brand Flying Cloud and International Bicycle Racks – blocked secondary exit, passenger injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 623
  • Airstream Interstate Recreational Vehicles – propane tank regulator damage, explosion, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 552
  • Altec Industries AH75, AH85 and AH100 Vehicles – unexpected boom or platform movement, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 168
  • Altec Industries DT80, D2, D3 and D4 Digger Derrick Models – falling feeder tube, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 661
  • American Honda Motor Acura RLX Vehicles – loose rear lower control arm bolts, steering impairment, crash hazard; potential number of units affected: 7,387
  • Blue Bird Corporation All American and Vision School Buses – hydraulic park brake pedal arm fractures, vehicle roll, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 263
  • BMW of North America R-Model, K-Model, S 1000-Model and HP2 Motorcycles – fuel pump flange crack,  fuel leakage, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 50,184
  • Cargo South Enclosed Utility Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 1,440
  • Combi USA Coccoro (model 8220), Zeus 360 (model 8836) and Zeus Turn (model 8815) Child Restraints – harness failure, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 33,139
  • Contract Manufacturer CM and S&H Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 444
  • Daimler Trucks North America Freightline Cascadia Trucks – incorrect ECAS wiring installation, incorrect suspension axle height, traction and parking brake impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 379
  • Daimler Trucks North America Freightliner Custom Chassis MT45, MT55 and MBC Chassis – speedometer calibration malfunction, exceeding of posted speed limit, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 62
  • Daimler Trucks North America Freightliner Freightliner Business Class M2 and Freightliner Custom Chassis MT45 and MT55 Chassis – software malfunction, unintended acceleration, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 255
  • Daimler Trucks North America Thomas Built Saf-T-Liner C2 School Buses – software malfunction, unintended acceleration, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 29
  • Daimler Trucks North America Thomas Built Saf-T-Liner EFX School Buses – speedometer calibration malfunction, exceeding of posted speed limit, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 45
  • Double R Trailer Utility Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 528
  • Eaton Corporation Eaton and Fuller Hybrid Automated Transmissions for Medium-Duty Commercial Vehicles – transmission software malfunction, unintended acceleration, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 468
  • Ford Motor Company Ford E-150, E-250, E-350, and E-450 Vehicles  – thermal windshield bubbles, visibility impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 4,532
  • Ford Motor Company Edge Vehicles – cracked fuel line pulse damper housing, fuel leak, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 27,933
  • Ford Motor Company Explorer Vehicles  – gear lock, steering impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 300
  • Genera Corporation Aftermarket Replacement Toyota Prius V Tail Lights – lamp function impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 409
  • General Motors Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra Vehicles – overheating, melting plastic, engine fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 300,000
  • General Motors Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra Vehicles – incorrect software installation, transmission indicator malfunction, acceleration impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 18
  • General Motors Chevrolet Silverado HD and GMC Sierra HD Vehicles – fuel gauge malfunction, stall, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 9,733
  • Glaval Bus Universal, Entourage, Concorde II, Titan, Titan II and Legacy Transit Buses – charging system failure, vehicle stall, fire, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 467
  • Hino Motor Sales NV8J Trucks – GVWR misstatement, tire and/or suspension failure, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 8
  • Hino Motor Sales NE8J and NF8J Trucks – parking brake malfunction, unexpected vehicle rolling, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 6,000
  • Hyundai-Kia America Technical Center Santa Fe Vehicles – Continental Crosscontact LX Tires sidewall damage, tread detachment, rapid air loss, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 28
  • Jaguar Land Rover North America Range Rover Vehicles – Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) connector failure, airbag failure, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 3,912
  • Mack Trucks CXU Tractor Trailers – automatic over-speed protection system failure, excessive engine speed, catastrophic engine failure, engine fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 35
  • Marathon Homes Towable and Fifth Wheel Travel Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 54
  • Meritor RMT14512ABS and RMT14612 Trailer Axles – axle lock washer and pin misalignment, wheel separation, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 100
  • Monaco RV Recreational Vehicles –  lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 3,175
  • Newmar Motorhomes – castle nut loosening, steering linkage separation, steering loss, crash hazard; potential number of units affected: 47
  • Nissan North America Titan King Cab and Crew Cab Pick-up Trucks – Tire and Loading Information label overstates the maximum load and passenger carrying capacity of the vehicle, tire damage, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 183
  • Oshkosh Corporation S-Series Ready Mixed Concrete Trucks – brake pedal bracket loosening, braking impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 126
  • PACCAR Kenworth T170, T270, T370, T440, T470, T660, T680, T700, T800, T880, C500 and W900 Trucks – plastic stop lamp housing failure, loss of stop/tail lamp, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 5,087
  • Prevost Cars X3-45 VIP Motorhomes, H3 VIP Motorhomes and XLII-45 Entertainers as well as X3-45, H3-41 and H3-45 Coaches – windshield wiper motor housing failure, driver visibility impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 682
  • Riverside Travel Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 986
  • Sharp Manufacturing Cargo Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 1,975
  • Skyline Recreational Vehicle Travel Trailers and Fifth-Wheel Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 38,434
  • Spartan Motors Chassis Diamond, Gladiator, Metrostar and Advantage Emergency Response Vehicles – weld cracking, steering impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 37
  • Spartan Motors Utilimaster Vehicles – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 1
  • Starcraft RV AR-ONE Trailers – incompatible tire installation, tire failure, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 26
  • Starcraft RV Comet BK, BW, BX, and BY Recreational Vehicles – incompatible tire installation, tire failure, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 50
  • Tesla Motors Model S Vehicles – overheating charging adapter, charging cord and/or wall receptacle, burn injury, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 29,222
  • Tiffin Motorhomes Allegro 33AA Motorhomes – fireplace wood ignition, fire; potential number of units affected: 222
  • Wells Cargo Cargo Trailers – lock malfunction hazard; potential number of units affected: 4,754
  • Zero Motorcycles XU, S, DS, and FX Motorcycles – software malfunction, sudden power loss, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 667

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