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

Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Potential Number of Units Affected 3

 

Summary

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."

 

Remedy

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.

 

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.


2 Affected Products

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
SPARTAN METROSTAR 2017-2018

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

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=19V268&docType=RCL


 

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