23506 Battery Box May Detach – 2023 International HV & 2023-2024 International MV

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March 8, 2023 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 23V154000

Battery Box May Detach

Loose or missing bolts can allow the battery box to detach from the vehicle and become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 23V154

Manufacturer Navistar, Inc.

Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Potential Number of Units Affected 791

 

Summary

Navistar, Inc. (Navistar) is recalling certain 2023 International HV and 2023-2024 International MV vehicles. The assembly bolts used to attach the battery box to the mounting bracket may be loose or missing.

 

Remedy

Dealers will replace and tighten all four bolts, as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed May 5, 2023. Owners may contact Navistar’s customer service at 1-800-448-7825. Navistar’s number for this recall is 23506.

 

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

 


Chronology :

  • 01/05/2023 – Navistar manufacturing initiates ship hold at the San Antonio manufacturing plant when a battery box fell off its mounting brackets to a vehicle while the vehicle was decked onto another vehicle for transport and communicates the issue to Compliance.
  • 01/10/2023 – Navistar Manufacturing and Compliance meet to review the issue.
  • 01/11/2023 through 01/17/2023 – Navistar investigates and determines the potentially affected battery box styles.
  • 01/17/2023 through 02/27/2023 – Navistar inspects and repairs the quarantined vehicles at the manufacturing plant.
  • 02/14/2023 and 02/15/2023 Navistar meets with their truck transport company for additional information related to the fallen battery box that occurred on 01/05/2023.
  • 02/14/2023 through 02/22/2023 – Navistar Engineering performs battery box mounting tests and concludes all four fasteners between the battery box and battery box mounting bracket and/or the bolts tightened to their specified torque value, are required to meet the design life.
  • 02/28/2023 – Navistar determines the suspect vehicle population.
  • 03/02/2023 – Navistar declares a Safety Recall.

 


3 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
INTERNATIONAL HV 2023
INTERNATIONAL MV 2023-2024

 


2 Associated Documents

Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-23V154-3089.PDF 215.474KB

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Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-23V154-3092.pdf 645.764KB

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Latest Recalls Documents

For the Latest and Most Recent Recalls Information Visit the link below…

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=23V154&docType=RCL

 


 

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