NHTSA August 2018 Vehicle Recalls: 12 [US]


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Friday, August 3, 2018, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of twelve (12) vehicle, tire, accessory or other related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

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

Additional information:

Among the twelve (12) recalls the NHTSA has announced this August comes news of the following:

Lippert Components, Inc. (“LCI”) has recalled an estimated 14,383 model year certain Solera Smart Arm Awnings. Water may enter the awning control module wiring harness and cause the recalled Awnings to partially deploy unexpectedly while the recreational vehicle is being driven.

According to the NHTSA, if the awning deploys while the vehicle is moving, it can increase the risk of a crash.

LCI will notify the vehicle manufacturers who purchased the awnings and the vehicle manufacturers will conduct recalls to have their dealers replace the Solera Smart Arm controller with a new Smart Arm Controller, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in August 2018. Owners may contact LCI customer service at 1-574-538-4514. LCI’s number for this recall is 18-058-001.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Crash hazards, please search for “crash” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 18E050000
Recalls Direct RIN: 10471-2018
Want to read more about this recall?
==> Please click on the links above to visit the originating site.
Want to read more about other recalls?
==> Please click on the links below.

General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
==> http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe vehicle you purchased in the United States to the NHTSA [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/VehicleComplaint/
Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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