US NHTSA Recalls: Denso OEM Fuel Pumps


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Wednesday, November 25, 2020, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of seventy-one (71) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/cXy430qH5Ln

Direct link: https://www.nhtsa.gov/search/safety-issues#recall

Additional information:

Among the seventy-one (71) recalls the NHTSA has announced this month comes news of the following:

Logo - Denso International AmericaDenso International America, a Southfield, Michigan establishment and subsidiary of Denso Corporation of Kariya, Aichi, Japan has recalled an estimated 1,517,721 OEM Fuel Pumps marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

Recall Category: Fuel System, Gasoline – Fuel Pump may fail and cause Engine stall

NHTSA Safety Notification 20E085000 reports an Impeller within the Low Pressure Fuel Pump may crack and deform, potentially causing the Fuel Pump to fail.

According to the NHTSA, if the Fuel Pump fails, the Engine can stall while driving, increasing the risk of a motor vehicle collision (“MVC”) or other impact event with consequential serious injury and/or life-changing results.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat lacerations, concussions, bone fractures, amputation, central nervous system (“CNS”) damage and/or internal injuries.

Under 49 United States Code § 30112(a), it is illegal for anyone, including a manufacturer, distributor, dealer or retailer to sell an item of equipment or vehicle that fails to comply with all applicable Federal motor vehicle safety standards.

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What should you do?
Denso has notified the affected vehicle and aftermarket equipment manufacturers who may conduct recalls as necessary to replace the Fuel Pumps.

The recall schedule will be decided by vehicle manufacturers. For Denso-related questions, please contact Denso NA Corporate Communications at NA-DIAM-Corp-Communications@na.denso.com or 1-248-372-8261 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”). Please note: this recall is an expansion of recall 20E-026. No manufacturer’s designation was listed for this recall at press time.

==> 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 vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Denso International America Inc., please search for “Denso” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fire hazards, please search for “fire” 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: 20E085000
Recalls Direct RIN: 13798-2020
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
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==> 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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