NHTSA December Vehicle Recalls – 151 MTD [US]


US FlagAs of Tuesday, December 23, 2014, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”) has posted 151 vehicle, tire, accessory or other related product recalls so far this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

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

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

  • Airstream: 2014-2015 Airstream Land Yacht, Classic, Eddie Bauer, International, Flying Cloud and Sport Travel Trailers manufactured from November 26, 2013 to August 14, 2014 – power inlet receptacles may not be properly tightened, excessive heat build-up, vehicle fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 1,740
  • Allwin Powersports: LS2 Helmets, model HH566 Casing Carbon Helmets, sizes XS, S, M, L, XL, and XXL manufactured from January 2011 to January 2012 – failure to meet minimum performance requirements of the penetration test in ambient and high temperatures, failure to comply with the requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS) No. 218, “Motorcycle Helmets”, failure to protect rider in the event of crash; potential number of units affected: 540
  • American Honda Motor: 2014-2015 Acura MDX Vehicles manufactured from April 23, 2013 to August 25, 2014 and 2014 Acura RLX Vehicles manufactured from November 5, 2012 to November 25, 2013 – malfunction of driver and front passenger seat belts in cold temperatures, injury in the event of crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 43,481
  • American Honda Motor: 2014 GROM125 Motorcycles manufactured from June 12, 2013 to September 24, 2014 and 2014 Forza-NSS300 and NSS300A Motorcycles manufactured from June 18, 2013 to May 21, 2014 – swelling of resin bracket inside fuel pump, impeller interference, fuel pump failure, stall, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 10,076
  • Ameritrans Bus: 2012-2014 Ford E Series Shuttle Buses built on E150, E250, E350 and E450, and Freightliner M2 Series Shuttle Buses manufactured from August 1, 2012 to July 10, 2014 equipped with certain model S2005, S2010, S5005, S5010, S5505 or S5510 Wheelchair Lifts manufactured by Ricon Corporation – platform side plate of the affected wheelchair lifts may crack, lift platform separation, platform fall out, injury to lift operator hazards; potential number of units affected: 26
  • Arboc Specialty Vehicles: 2009-2014 Spirit of Mobility Transit Buses, models 191WB and 210WB and Spirit of Freedom Transit Buses, models 191WB and 210WB manufactured from September 24, 2008 to March 27, 2014 – fuel pump supply circuit fitted with wire with insufficient electrical capacity, fuel pump malfunction, vehicle stall, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 280
  • Blue Bird Body: 2015 All American and Vision School Buses manufactured from May 22, 2014 to August 2, 2014 and equipped with Cummins ISB or ISL Engines with Fleetguard UFF-XT Fuel Filters, part number FF63009 – filter shell separation from the fuel filter nut plate, engine stall without warning, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 934
  • Blue Bird Body: 2015 All American and Vision Transit Buses manufactured from May 22, 2014, to August 2, 2014 and equipped with Cummins ISB or ISL Engines with Fleetguard UFF-XT Fuel Filters, part number FF63009 – filter shell separation from the fuel filter nut plate, engine stall without warning, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 17
  • BMW of North America: 2014 i8 Vehicles manufactured from May 16, 2014 to September 16, 2014 – inadequate weld of bolt to fuel tank, fuel leakage, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 223
  • BMW of North America: 2015 X3 and X4 Sports Activity Vehicles manufactured from July 28, 2014 to July 29, 2014 – driver’s side exterior rearview mirror designed to meet non-US market requirements, failure to comply with the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards No. 111, “Rearview Mirrors”, driver may not, in fact, notice that vehicles viewed in the mirror are closer than they appear, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 53
  • BMW of North America: 2015 X5 Vehicles manufactured from September 12, 2014 to September 21, 2014 and equipped with the optional Rear Comfort Seat – failure to properly weld attachment point for left rear seat belt, failure of seat belt attachment, failure to restrain seat occupant, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 11
  • Carefree Of Colorado: Latitude Awnings, styles GX and GW, manufactured from August 7, 2014 to October 3, 2014 – cracking mounting brackets, awning collapse, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 759
  • Capacity of Texas: 2014 ISB13 Trucks manufactured from April 28, 2014 to July 10, 2014 and equipped with Cummins ISB or ISL Engines with Fleetguard UFF-XT Fuel Filters, part number FF63009 – filter shell separation from the fuel filter nut plate, engine stall without warning, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 20
  • Champion Bus: 2006-2014 American Coach, American Crusader, Challenger, Corporal, Crusader, CTS-FE, CTS-RE, Defender, HCAC, HC American, Platinum Shuttle and Stacked Rail Transit Buses manufactured from January 1, 2006 to July 31, 2014 equipped with certain model S2005, S2010, S5005, S5010, S5505 or S5510 Wheelchair Lifts manufactured by Ricon Corporation – platform side plate of the affected wheelchair lifts may crack, lift platform separation, platform fall out, injury to lift operator hazards; potential number of units affected: 1,229
  • Chrysler Group: 2003 Dodge Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500 Trucks manufactured from June 20, 2002 to July 31, 2003 originally sold or ever registered, in geographic locations associated with high absolute humidity. Specifically, vehicles sold, or ever registered, in Puerto Rico, Hawaii, the US Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan, American Samoa, Florida and adjacent counties in southern Georgia, as well as the coastal areas of Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas – excessive internal pressure in passenger side frontal air bag, air bag inflator rupture, metal fragment projectiles, serious injury to vehicle occupant hazards; potential number of units affected: 149,150
  • Chrysler Group: 2003-2005 Dodge Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500, 2004-2005 Dodge Durango, 2005 Dodge Dakota, 2005 Dodge Magnum and 2005 Chrysler 300, 300C and 300 SRT8 Vehicles originally sold or ever registered, in geographic locations associated with high absolute humidity. Specifically, vehicles sold, or ever registered, in Puerto Rico, Hawaii, the US Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan, American Samoa, Florida and adjacent counties in southern Georgia, as well as the coastal areas of Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas – excessive internal pressure in passenger side frontal air bag, air bag inflator rupture, metal fragment projectiles, serious injury to vehicle occupant hazards; potential number of units affected: 357,933
  • Chrysler Group: 2014 Chrysler Town and Country and Dodge Grand Caravan Vehicles manufactured from March 20, 2014 to April 22, 2014, and 2014 Jeep Wrangler Vehicles manufactured from March 21, 2014 to April 22, 2014: Tire Pressure Monitoring System (“TPMS”) software error, false illumination of low tire pressure warning light, failure to notify of change in air pressure, failure to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 138, “Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems,” crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 10,390
  • Chrysler Group: 2014-2015 Dodge Journey Vehicles manufactured October 25, 2013, to August 22, 2014 – inaccurate tire placard labels, failure to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 110, “Tire Selection and Rims for Passenger Cars”, vehicle overload, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 667
  • Continental Tire the Americas: ProContact GX SSR MOE Tires, size 225/45R18 95H XL, manufactured from June 22, 2014 to July 28, 2014 and used for front axle fitment on 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Vehicles – tire deformation during curing process, distortion of tire tread when inflated, sudden tire failure during driving, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 5,993
  • Cummings Mobility Conversion & Supply: 2006-2014 Ford E-150, E-250, E-350, Chevrolet Express, 2006-2008 Dodge Sprinter and 2009-2014 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and 2013 Ford Transit Connect Vehicles manufactured January 1, 2006 to October 8, 2014 equipped with certain model S2005, S2010, S5005, S5010, S5505 or S5510 Wheelchair Lifts manufactured by Ricon Corporation – platform side plate of the affected wheelchair lifts may crack, lift platform separation, platform fall out, injury to lift operator hazards; potential number of units affected: 34
  • Daimler Trucks of North America: 2011-2015 Freightliner Cascadia and M2 Trucks manufactured from June 2,2011 to October 23, 2014 – tail pipe termination under the compressed natural gas (CNG) tank, fuel system overheating, failure to comply with the requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards No. 303, “Fuel System Integrity Of Compressed Natural Gas Vehicles” hazards; potential number of units affected: 65
  • Daimler Trucks North America: 2013-2015 Freightliner M2 Trucks manufactured from December 10, 2012 to October 24, 2014 and equipped with the Auto-Apply Brake Feature – unintentional application of parking brake, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 4,353
  • Daimler Trucks North America: 2014-2015 Freightliner Cascadia Trucks manufactured from July 22, 2013 to October 13, 2014 equipped with Wabco Quick Release Valves with Double Check manufactured from February 6, 2013 to April 19, 2014 – defective valve seat, improper adjustment of air pressure levels, braking performance impairment, crash hazards;  potential number of units affected: 2,765
  • Daimler Trucks North America: 2015 Freightliner Business Class M2 Trucks manufactured from May 27, 2014 to September 25, 2014 and equipped with certain models of Eaton Fuller 365mm Clutches – failure of clutch to disengage as needed, unintended motion or extension of stopping distance, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 391
  • Dynamic Tire: Towmax STR Tires, size ST225/75 R15 manufactured from June 15, 2014 to October 14, 2014 – incorrect load capacity and inflation pressure stampings, failure to comply with the requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS) 119, “New Pneumatic Tires for Vehicles Other Than Passenger Cars”, overinflation, tire failure, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 17,369
  • Eldorado National-California: 2008-2009 Axess, E-Z Rider II, XHF, Escort RE-A and Transmark RE Vehicles manufactured from April 1, 2008 to December 30, 2008 – failure of accelerator pedal to return to idle, unintended acceleration, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 44
  • Eldorado National-Kansas: 2013 Aero Elite Vehicles manufactured from May 6, 2013 to June 6, 2013 and equipped with LiquidSpring-brand Aftermarket Suspension Kits – mounting bracket failure, separation of fluid tank from vehicle, road debris, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 2
  • Eldorado National-Kansas: 2014-2015 Krystal K40 Vehicles manufactured from April 25, 2014 to June 29, 2014 and equipped with Cummins ISB or ISL Engines with Fleetguard UFF-XT Fuel Filters, part number FF63009 – filter shell separation from the fuel filter nut plate, engine stall without warning, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 18
  • Elgin Sweeper: 2012-2014 Broom Badger Sweeper Trucks manufactured from March 1, 2013 to October 1, 2014 and equipped with a modified hydraulic oil cooler fan wiring harness –  oil cooler fan failure, overheating, vehicle fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 92
  • Ford Motor: 2005-2011 Ford Crown Victoria and 2005-2011 Mercury Grand Marquis Vehicles manufactured from March 23, 2004 to August 30, 2011 and 2005-2011 Lincoln Town Car Vehicles manufactured from March 8, 2004 to August 30, 2011 and on which the upper intermediate drive shaft was serviced during the course of safety recall number 13V-385 – incorrect prior repair, shaft separation, loss of steering control, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 36,888
  • Ford Motor: 2014 F-150 Vehicles manufactured from March 1, 2014 to March 13, 2014 – improper adjustment of brake pedal position switch, brake light malfunction, failure to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment”, rear-end crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 618
  • Ford Motor: 2014 Ford F-150 and Flex Vehicles manufactured from March 1, 2014 to May 31, 2014 – improper clearance between seat frame and the seat track assembly, impairment of   Occupant Classification System (“OCS”), front passenger air bag system malfunction, failure to comply with the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS) No. 208, “Occupant Crash Protection”, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 113,418
  • Ford Motor: 2014 Transit Connect Vehicles manufactured from August 1, 2013 to July 10, 2014 – incorrect installation of fuel and vapor lines in engine compartment, abrasion, fuel leak, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 25,238
  • Ford Motor: 2015 Ford Mustang Vehicles manufactured from August 18, 2014 to October 2, 2014 – improper classification of passenger by safety belt tension sensor system, failure to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 208, “Occupant Crash Protection”, improper passenger air bag deployment, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 50
  • Ford Motor: 2015 Ford Transit Vehicles manufactured from July 28, 2014 to August 7, 2014 – fuel filter bracket mounting detachment, disruption of fuel to engine, engine stall,  crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 89
  • Forest River: 2006-2012 Starcraft Bus Xpress, Starquest, Starlite, Allstar, Allstar XL, MVP, Ultrastar and XLT Transit Buses manufactured from June 1, 2006 to February 27, 2012 equipped with certain model S2005, S2010, S5005, S5010, S5505 or S5510 Wheelchair Lifts manufactured by Ricon Corporation – platform side plate of the affected wheelchair lifts may crack, lift platform separation, platform fall out, injury to lift operator hazards; potential number of units affected: 969
  • Forest River: 2010-2012 Starcraft Bus Quest and Prodigy School Buses manufactured from January 13, 2010 to November 17, 2011 equipped with certain model S2005, S2010, S5005, S5010, S5505 or S5510 Wheelchair Lifts manufactured by Ricon Corporation – platform side plate of the affected wheelchair lifts may crack, lift platform separation, platform fall out, injury to lift operator hazards; potential number of units affected: 46
  • Forest River: 2014-2015 Rockport, Parcelport, Cargoport and Workport Vehicles manufactured from December 2, 2013 to October 17, 2014 – insufficiently tightened upper ball joint pinch bolts, loss of vehicle control, vehicle crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 354
  • Forest River: 2014-2015 Salem and Wildwood T174BH Recreational Vehicles manufactured from September 18, 2013 to August 29, 2014 – incorrect Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (“GVWR”) on the certification and tire information labels, failure to conform to Part 567, “Certification”, sudden tire failure during driving, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 205
  • Forest River: 2015 Salem 8X16FK, 8X18RB, 8X20RD, 8X20RC, 8X20SV, 8X21RV, 8X22RDV and 8X22RHV and 2015 Wildwood 8X16FK, 8X18RB, 8X20RD, 8X20RC, 8X20SV, 8X21RV, 8X22RDV and 8X22RHV Ice House Fishing Cabin Trailers manufactured from September 22, 2014 to October 23, 2014 – brittle spring hangers, hanger fracture, loss of trailer control, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 206
  • General Motors: 2015 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon Vehicles manufactured from January 6, 2014 to October 1, 2014 – incorrect installation of driver air bag, reversal of air bag deployment sequence, disruption of air bag deployment timing, failure to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 208, “Occupant Crash Protection”, injury in the event of crash; potential number of units affected: 2,283
  • Great Dane Trailers: 2015 Converter Dollies manufactured from March 7, 2014 to May 16, 2014 – brake drag, wheel overheating, wheel detachment, fire, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 125
  • Gulf States Toyota: 2015 Toyota Tacoma Vehicles manufactured from September 2, 2014 to October 15, 2014 – incorrect Load Carrying Capacity Modification Label, failure to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 110, “Tire Selection and Rims for Passenger Cars”, vehicle overload, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 142
  • Halcore Group: 2006 Leader Type II Ambulances equipped with certain model S2005, S2010, S5005, S5010, S5505 or S5510 Wheelchair Lifts manufactured by Ricon Corporation – platform side plate of the affected wheelchair lifts may crack, lift platform separation, platform fall out, injury to lift operator hazards; potential number of units affected: 6
  • Hino Motors Sales USA: 2012-2015 XJC and XFC Vehicles manufactured from February 17, 2011 to October 31, 2014 – brake warning lamp malfunction due to software error, failure to comply with the requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards No. 105, “Hydraulic and Electric Brake Systems”, reduction or loss of braking capability, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 2,641
  • HME: 2000-2006 1871 Emergency Vehicles manufactured from January 1, 2000 to March 15, 2006 – failure of accelerator pedal to return to idle, unintended acceleration, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 5
  • Hyundai Motor America: 2009-2011 Hyundai Genesis Vehicles manufactured from April 30, 2008 to November 21, 2010 and 2011 Hyundai Equus Vehicles manufactured from July 31, 2010 to November 21, 2010 – failure to illuminate rear stop lamps, failure to notify of braking, rear-end crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 42,925
  • Keystone RV: 2014-2015 Dutchmen Aerolite and Dutchmen Denali Travel Trailers manufactured from December 2, 2013 to September 11, 2014 – incorrect 12V electrical breaker installation, vehicle fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 1,412
  • Keystone RV: 2015 Dutchmen Rubicon Trailers manufactured from August 22, 2014 to September 17, 2014 – incorrect installation of fuel line clamp, fuel line disconnection, fuel leakage, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 27
  • Keystone RV: 2015 Laredo Trailers manufactured from July 7, 2014 to October 14, 2014 – circuit breaker abrasion against propane cylinder, electrical short, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 507
  • Jaguar Land Rover North America: F-Type Vehicles manufactured from August 25, 2014 to September 12, 2014, 2015 XF Vehicles manufactured from September 3, 2014 to September 12, 2014 and 2015 XJ Vehicles manufactured from August 21, 2014 to September 11, 2014 – Front End Accessory Drive (“FEAD”) belt, Power Assisted Steering (“PAS”) pump pulley and/or battery positive cable detachment, electrical short, fire, loss of power assisted steering, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 272
  • Jaguar Land Rover North America: 2014-2015 F-Type Vehicles manufactured from August 31, 2012 to October 22, 2014 – incorrect wiring of seatbelt harness connector, impairment of Restraint Control Module (“RCM”), front passenger air bag deployment suppression, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 7,079
  • Jayco: 2015 Eagle HT FW P1 PN PP PR PW PX PY and PZ Trailers manufactured from August 20, 2014 to October 27, 2014 – incorrect cargo carrying capacity labels, failure to comply with the requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicles Safety Standards No.110, “Tire Selection and Rims and Motor Home/Recreation Vehicle Trailer Load Carrying Capacity Information for Motor Vehicles with a GVWR of 4,536 kilograms (10,000 pounds) or less”, inadvertent trailer overload, premature tire wear, tire failure, crash; potential number of units affected: 268
  • Jayco: 2015 Jay Flight Trailers manufactured from July 10, 2014 to October 24, 2014 – incorrect cargo carrying capacity labels, failure to comply with the requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicles Safety Standards No.110, “Tire Selection and Rims and Motor Home/Recreation Vehicle Trailer Load Carrying Capacity Information for Motor Vehicles with a GVWR of 4,536 kilograms (10,000 pounds) or less”, inadvertent trailer overload, premature tire wear, tire failure, crash; potential number of units affected: 1,221
  • Keystone RV: 2015 Laredo Trailers manufactured from July 7, 2014 to October 14, 2014 – chaffing of circuit breaker against propane cylinder, electrical short, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 507
  • Maserati North America: 2014-2015 Quattroporte and Ghibli Vehicles manufactured from July 23, 2014 to August 7, 2014 – improper installation of fuel delivery hoses, fuel leakage, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 139
  • Meritor Wabco Vehicle Control Systems: Wabco Quick Release Valves with Double Check manufactured from February 6, 2013 to April 19, 2014 – rubber diaphragm damage, reduction of available air pressure in the air tanks, braking performance impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 3,721
  • Mitsubishi Motors North America: 2004-2005 Lancer Vehicles, manufactured from August 4, 2003 to December 10, 2004 sold, or ever registered, in geographic locations associated with high absolute humidity. Specifically, vehicles sold, or ever registered, in Puerto Rico, Hawaii, the US Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan, American Samoa, Florida and adjacent counties in southern Georgia, as well as the coastal areas of Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas – excessive internal pressure in passenger side frontal air bag, air bag inflator rupture, metal fragment projectiles, serious injury to vehicle occupant hazards; potential number of units affected: 0 (unknown number)
  • Morgan Olson: 2014 Sprinter 2500 Vehicles manufactured from May 30, 2014 to August 1, 2014 – installation of aluminum document holder in the cab side of the load area partition that an unbelted occupant may strike in the event of a crash, failure to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 201, “Occupant Protection in Interior Impact”, unbelted occupant strike against unprotected document holder, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 100
  • Navistar: 2007-2015 IC CE Transit Buses manufactured from January 23, 2006 to May 12, 2014, 2008 and 2011 IC FE Transit Buses manufactured from October 5, 2006 to September 28, 2009, and 2009-2010 and 2013 IC RE Transit Buses manufactured from September 19, 2007 to November 29, 2011 and equipped with certain model S2005, S2010, S5005, S5010, S5505 or S5510 Wheelchair Lifts manufactured by Ricon Corporation – platform side plate of the affected wheelchair lifts may crack, lift platform separation, platform fall out, injury to lift operator hazards; potential number of units affected: 68
  • Navistar: 2010-2015 International Lonestar Vehicles manufactured from October 12, 2009 to June 16, 2014 and 2009-2015 International ProStar Vehicles manufactured from December 16, 2008 to June 20, 2014 – inadequate HVAC system electrical harness size to meet load, increase in resistance and overheating, vehicle fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 18,798
  • Navistar: 2013-2015 IC AE, 2007-2015 IC BE, CE, 2007-2011 IC FE and 2007-2014 IC RE School Buses and equipped with certain model S2005, S2010, S5005, S5010, S5505 or S5510 Wheelchair Lifts manufactured by Ricon Corporation – platform side plate of the affected wheelchair lifts may crack, lift platform separation, platform fall out, injury to lift operator hazards; potential number of units affected: 4,784
  • Neely Coble: 2012-2014 Isuzu NQR Vehicles equipped with the Dual Steering Modification by Neely Coble – separation of upper and lower steering columns, loss of steering control, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 52
  • Nissan North America: 2012-2014 Nissan Juke, 2012-2013 Infiniti M56 and QX56, and 2014-2015 Infiniti Q70 (V8 Engine Vehicles only) and QX80 Vehicles – improper installation of fuel pressure sensors, sensor loosening, fuel leakage, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 133,592
  • PACCAR: 2015 Kenworth K270 and K370 Trucks manufactured from February 4, 2014 to October 10, 2014 and 2014-2015 Peterbilt 220 Trucks manufactured December 5, 2013 to October 10, 2014 equipped with Wabco Quick Release Valves with Double Check manufactured from February 6, 2013 to April 19, 2014 – defective valve seat, improper adjustment of air pressure levels, braking performance impairment, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 101
  • Porsche Cars North America: 2014-2015 Porsche 911, Boxster and Cayman Vehicles manufactured from May 7, 2014 to September 23, 2014 – failure of front hood upper lock components to securely latch vehicle hood, sudden opening of hood during vehicle operation, driver sight occlusion, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 1,382
  • Spartan Motors Chassis: 2006-2013 Advantage, Diamond, Gladiator and MetroStar Emergency Vehicles manufactured from November 29, 2005 to June 19, 2013 – failure of transmission fluid cooler, engine coolant mixing with transmission fluid, transmission malfunction, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 389
  • Spartan Motors Chassis: 2010-2015 Gladiator Vehicles manufactured from March 25, 2010 to October 16, 2014 – engine cooling fan breakage and separation, personal injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 304
  • Spartan Motors Chassis: 2011-2015 School Bus Chassis manufactured from December 21, 2010 to June 26, 2014 and equipped with Air Brake Systems: incorrect installation of rear antilock brake system (ABS) harness connectors, rear wheel lock-up while braking, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 65
  • Spartan Motors Chassis: 2013-2015 Gladiator and MetroStar Emergency Vehicles manufactured from February 18, 2013 to August 5, 2014 – seats belts may be too long to fit smaller occupants, failure to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 208, “Occupant Crash Protection”, injury in the event of crash; potential number of units affected: 29
  • Strick Trailers: 2009-2015 Dry Freight Van Trailers manufactured from April 25, 2008 to June 5, 2014 and equipped with Rear Impact Guards using gusset part numbers 40033/40034, 43191/43192, 63133/63134 or 67046/67047 – rear impact guards with these gussets do not meet federal standards for strength and energy absorption, failure to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 223, “Rear Impact Guards,” injury in the event of crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 29
  • Subaru of America: 2003-2005 Legacy, Outback, Baja, 2004-2005 Impreza (including WRX/STI), and 2005 Saab 9-2X Vehicles sold, or ever registered, in geographic locations associated with high absolute humidity. Specifically, vehicles sold, or ever registered, in Puerto Rico, Hawaii, the US Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan, American Samoa, Florida and adjacent counties in southern Georgia, as well as the coastal areas of Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas – excessive internal pressure in passenger side frontal air bag, air bag inflator rupture, metal fragment projectiles, serious injury to vehicle occupant hazards; potential number of units affected: 0 (unknown number)
  • Supreme: 2006-2014 Senator, Senator II, Candidate, Candidate II, Senator HD and Sentinel Transit Buses manufactured from January 2, 2006 to April 30, 2014 and equipped with certain model S2005, S2010, S5005, S5010, S5505 or S5510 Wheelchair Lifts manufactured by Ricon Corporation – platform side plate of the affected wheelchair lifts may crack, lift platform separation, platform fall out, injury to lift operator hazards; potential number of units affected: 1,705
  • Thor Motor Coach: 2015 Four Winds 5000, Hurricane, Miramar, Chateau Citation, Chateau, Four Winds Siesta, Windsport and Freedom Elite Motorhomes manufactured from August 7, 2014 to October 17, 2014 – cracking of awning mounting brackets, awning collapse, injury hazards; potential number of units affected: 215
  • Triumph Motorcycles America: 2014-2015 Triumph Thunderbird, Thunderbird ABS, Tiger 800, Tiger 800 ABS, Thruxton and Bonneville Motorcycles manufactured from February 6, 2014 to August 7, 2014 – improper activation of the fuel injectors by engine control unit,  unexpected power loss, vehicle crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 0 (unknown number)
  • Vermeer Manufacturing: 2014 TR620 Trommel Trailers manufactured from June 2, 2014 to September 27, 2014 – incorrect material used for tapped pintle hitch mount plate, bolt loosening, separation of the towed trailer from towing vehicle, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 5
  • Volkswagen Group of America: 2013-2015 Beetle Vehicles manufactured from June 13, 2013 to July 3, 2014 – glass sunroof breakage, passenger injury, driver distraction, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 7,062
  • Wabash National: 2013 Van Trailers manufactured from November 22, 2013 to December 9, 2013 equipped with certain 2013 Pivot Bolts Part Number 93201070 manufactured by SAF-Holland – pivot bolt cracking, separation of axle/suspension assembly from trailer, crash; potential number of units affected: 4
  • Wheeled Coach Industries: 2014 Emergency Vehicles built on Dodge 4500 and Chevrolet CG33803 (G3500) Chassis, and 2013-2015 Emergency Vehicles built on Ford F-450 Chassis and equipped with LiquidSpring-brand Aftermarket Suspension Kits – mounting bracket failure, separation of fluid tank from vehicle, road debris, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 29
  • Yamaha Motor: 2014 Yamaha YZF-R6 Motorcycles manufactured from August 1, 2014 to September 1, 2014 – insufficient hardness of front and rear wheels, wheel loosening, air leakage near tire bead, crash hazards; potential number of units affected: 28
  • Yamaha Motor: 2015 FZ07 Motorcycles manufactured from May 1, 2014 to September 30, 2014 – damage to positive battery cable, electrical short-circuit, fire hazards; potential number of units affected: 3,100

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