US NHTSA Recalls: Mack TerraPro Trucks


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Sunday, December 29, 2019, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, posted a total of 87 (eighty seven) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-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 87 (eighty seven) recalls the NHTSA announced this month comes news of the following:

Logo - Mack TrucksMack Trucks, Inc. (“Mack”), a Greensboro, North Carolina establishment and a subsidiary of The Volvo Group of Gothenburg, Sweden, has recalled an estimated 1,879 model year 2019-2020 TerraPro (TE) vehicles marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

NHTSA Safety Notification 19V895000 reports that the headlamps of the recalled Trucks may not be properly aimed, possibly reducing the driver’s visibility. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (“FMVSS”) number 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment”.

According to the NHTSA, reduced driver’s visibility can increase the risk of a crash.

Mack will notify registered owners, and dealers will inspect and readjust the headlamps, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 6, 2020. Owners may contact Mack customer service toll-free at 1-800-866-1177 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”). Mack’s designation for this recall is SC0421.

You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Mack Trucks, please search for “Mack” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Mack TerraPro brand, please search for “TerraPro” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” 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: 19V895000
Recalls Direct RIN: 12462-2019
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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