Engine Fuel Heater May Overheat and Cause Fire - 2017-2020 International & IC Bus

March 20, 2019

Engine Fuel Heater May Overheat and Cause Fire

A fire increases the risk of injury. An engine stall can increase the risk of crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V216

Manufacturer Navistar, Inc.

Components FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

Potential Number of Units Affected 23,122

 

Summary

Navistar, Inc. (Navistar) is recalling certain 2017-2020 International DuraStar and WorkStar, 2018-2020 IC Bus CECB, International HV and MV, 2018-2019 IC Bus 1300 FBC and HCCB, and 2019-2020 IC Bus TCCB vehicles equipped with Cummins B6.7 diesel engines with fuel module option number FS90301 or FS90453. The electric fuel heater within the fuel module may overheat and cause plastic in the fuel heater to melt and potentially catch fire. It may also lead to engine stalling.

 

Remedy

Cummins will notify the affected Navistar owners. A temporary field action will involve removing the fuse for the fuel heater and replacing any fuel heater found with signs of damage or fuel leakage with a temporary cavity plug. Customers will be renotified once Cummins determines a final remedy. The recall is expected to begin in April 2019. Owners may contact Cummins customer service at 1-800-286-6467 or Navistar customer service at 1-800-448-7825.

 

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.


23 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
IC BUS 1300 FBC 2018-2019
IC BUS CE 2018-2020
IC BUS HC 2018-2019
IC BUS TC 2019-2020
INTERNATIONAL DURASTAR 2017-2020
INTERNATIONAL HV 2018-2020
INTERNATIONAL MV 2018-2020
INTERNATIONAL WORKSTAR 2017-2020

2 Associated Documents

Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-19V216-4917.PDF 219.475KB

Download (PDF, 214KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-19V216-3024.pdf 245.974KB

Download (PDF, 240KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=19V216&docType=RCL


 

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Last update on 2019-10-13 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

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