Alarm Mute Switch Prevents Reversing Warning - 2017-2018 Dennis Eagle Elite Refuse Trucks

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V895
Manufacturer Dennis Eagle Inc.
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected 5

 

Alarm Mute Switch Prevents Reversing Warning

If the reverse alarm is muted, pedestrians may not realize the vehicle is reversing, increasing the risk of injury.

 

Summary

Dennis Eagle Inc. (Dennis Eagle) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Dennis Eagle Elite refuse trucks equipped with reverse alarm mute switches. Using the reverse alarm mute switch will prevent the truck from beeping when the vehicle is in reverse.

 

Remedy

Dennis Eagle will notify owners, and dealers will remove the reverse alarm mute switch and install a blanking plate, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in February 2019. Owners may contact Dennis Eagle customer service at 1-813-440-8136. Dennis Eagle's number for this recall is FSI 1240.

 

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.safercar.gov.


Recall Acknowledgement

February 8, 2019

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V895-8778.pdf

Download (PDF, 241KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V895&docType=RCL


 

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