Brake Light may Randomly Illuminate/FMVSS 108 - 2017-2018 Precision Emergency Vehicles

April 2, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V268000

Brake Light may Randomly Illuminate/FMVSS 108

If the brake lights incorrectly illuminate, it can confuse other drivers, possibly increasing the risk of a crash.


NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V268

Manufacturer Precision Industries


Potential Number of Units Affected 3



Precision Industries (Precision) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Emergency Vehicles built on Spartan Metrostar chassis and equipped with Whelen brake lights recalled under 18E-063. Depending on the specific wiring of the vehicle, these brake lights may illuminate when the brake pedal has not been pressed. 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."



Precision will notify owners, and dealers will replace the lights, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Precision Industries customer service at 1-573-346-8387.



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

2 Affected Products



2 Associated Documents

Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-19V268-5908.PDF 212.124KB

Download (PDF, 207KB)

Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-19V268-2773.pdf 246.12KB

Download (PDF, 240KB)

Recalls Documents


Bestseller No. 1
Yorkim Extremely Bright 3157 Led Bulb Red, 3157 Red Led for Brake Lights, Backup Reverse Lights, Tail Lights, Turn Signal Bulb Dual Brightness - 3056 3156 3057 3157 Led Red, Pack of 2
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Yorkim Super Bright 3157 LED Light Bulbs White Pack of 10, 3157 LED Brake Lights, 3157 LED Backup Reverse Lights, 3156 LED Reverse Tail Lights, Turn Signal Led - 3056 3156 3057 3157 4157 LED Bulbs
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Alla Lighting 7440 7443 LED Strobe Brake Lights Bulbs Super Bright T20 7440 7443 Flashing Strobe Pure Red LED Bulbs High Power LED 7443 Strobe Brake Stop Light Bulbs, Brilliant Pure Red (Set of 2)
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JDM ASTAR 1260 Lumens Extremely Bright PX Chipsets 3056 3156 3057 3157 LED Bulb For Brake Light Tail lights Turn Signal, Brilliant Red
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Partsam 2PCS Trailer Truck Boat Bus Red LED 6" Inch Oval Stop Turn Tail Brake Light DOT Certified Marker Lights Sealed Surface Mount 12V Waterproof Replacement for Jeep RV Trucks
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