December 16, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V896000
If the drag link separates, loss of steering control my occur, increasing the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V896
Manufacturer Mack Trucks, Inc.
Potential Number of Units Affected 80
Mack Trucks, Inc. (Mack) is recalling certain 2020 Anthem (AN), Granite (GR), and Pinnacle (PI) vehicles. The castle nuts and cotter pins used to connect the steering drag link to the pitman arm and steering arm may have not been correctly installed, potentially causing separation of the drag link.
Mack will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the drag link attachment points, repairing them, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 6, 2020. Owners may contact Mack customer service at 1-800-866-1177. Mack's number for this recall is SC0420.
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.
Description of Defect:
The castle nuts and cotter pins used to connect the steering drag link to the pitman arm and steering arm may have not been correctly installed (i.e. castle nut may be under-torqued and cotter pin may not be installed). If undetected, the defect may result in separation of the drag link, which may result in loss of steering and a vehicle crash.
Models/ Model Years Affected:
Mack: Certain 2020 Anthem, Granite, and Pinnacle model vehicles manufactured from September 16, 2019 to October 10, 2019.
Mack: 87 (6 Canada, 1 Mexico, and 80 USA)
The National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act and Canadian Motor Vehicle Safety Act requires dealers to ensure that all new and used vehicles are free of safety defects and comply with all relevant safety standards at the time of delivery to the consumer.
Dealers should make their personnel aware of the safety recall. In the event that a dealer has a vehicle included in the safety recall in their inventory to be sold, the condition must be corrected before releasing it to a customer.
- Vehicle list will be posted on the Trucks Dealer Portal December 20, 2019.
- Owner notification letters will be released on or before February 6, 2020.
To: U.S. and Canada Distributors
Date: December 20, 2019
Valid to: N/A
Action Required? ☒Yes ☐No
From: Gerard Hones, Regulatory Specialist Government Reporting
Subject: Safety Recall SC0420, Drag Link Castle Nut
3 Affected Products
3 Associated Documents
Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)
Defect Notice 573 Report
Latest Recalls Documents
- VIGRUE Cotter Pin assortment kit are made of premium quality heavy duty steel ensures a very long life of use in any workshop, no need to replace these.
- VARIETY Cotter Pins & R Clips- This cotter pin assortment contains 6 sizes of cotter pins and hairpin clips and 250pcs that meets all your needs for any mechanical, automotive, or small engine repair.
- Widely Application- Cotter pin and hair pin can hold for bolts and pins, used to Automotive, Mechanics, Car Garage, Workshop, Power Equipment, Cars, Trucks, Lawn Mower, Small Engine Repair & Fastening.
- CONVENIENT Storage Box- comes with a see-through portable storage case to keep all hitch pin clips clean and organized. The sizing labels on the flip side of the container make sure that you are as organized as possible.
- 100% Worry-free Purchase- Customers enjoy 12 months replacement and full refund guarantee. If you need any help, welcome to contact our after-sale service, VIGRUE provides 7/24 online service.
- [QUALITY]: These high-quality trailer hitch pins are zinc plated and constructed to last a lifetime. Manufactured to ensure that long lasting life, so replacements are not needed.
- [MATERIAL/DESIGN]: Heavy duty and zinc plated steel allows for durability and is corrosion resistant while its hair pin style design ensures fast and secure hold for bolts for greater stability.
- [VERSATILITY]: Specialty lock ensures a tight fitted and lasting hold and comes with a key that opens four types of lock.
- [INCLUDED]: Set contains a wide range of sizes: 42pcs - 3/32"x1-3/16", 30pcs - 5/64"x1-5/16", 25pcs - 5/64"x1-9/16", 25pcs - 3/64"x1-5/8”, 20pcs - 9/64"x1-3/4", 8pcs - 5/32"x2-5/16".
- [CONVENIENCE]: The see-through resealable storage case, packs and organizes all materials together for portability, and has easy to read size marking identifications.
- ♛ High-quality Cotter Pin Assortment Kit
- ♛ Material: 304 Stainless Steel, Corrosion Resistant and Anti-rust, Moist Environments Can Also Be Used
- ♛ Packing Quantity: 90pcs, Packed in A Rugged Convenient Re-sealable Plastic Storage Case.
- ♛ Package Contains 6 Frequently Used Sizes, Included: M1.6*25, M2.5*25, M2.5*40, M3.2*30, M3.2*40, M4*60
- ♛ Easy To Use, Used to Automotive, Mechanics, Car Garage, Workshop, Power Equipment, Cars, Trucks, Lawn Mower, Small Engine Repair, & Fastening
- 1. Product Type: High quality cotter pin assortment kit
- 2. Material: Zinc plated steel, Corrosion-resistant to ensure long time use
- 3. Package: Include 6 widely used size of 1/16” x 1”, 3/32” x 1”, 3/32” x 1”-1/2”, 1/8” x 1-1/4”, 1/8” x 2”, 5/32” x 2-1/2”
- 4. Product Feature: The hair pin style design gives fast and secure hold for bolts and pins that way your work never gets undone
- 5. Application: Widely used for automotive, mechanics, car garage, workshop, power equipment, cars, trucks, lawn mower and etc
- Made Of high quality Carbon Steel.Sturdy and durable.
- Corrosion Resistance and Anti-rust With Zinc coated .Suitable for indoor and outdoor use and humid environment.
- Adopt hairpin design, can fast, safe and effective lock bolt, prevent relative rotation, durable.
- Suitable for use with Tractors, Farm Equipment, Trucks, Cars, Campers, Lawn and Garden Equipment. etc.
- Package Included:4PCS M1.2x21,4PCS M1.8x32,4PCS M2x45,4 PCS M3x60,4PCS M3.5x75.
- 【HIGH QUALITY】--- Made of high quality 304 Stainless Steel, corrosion resistant, durable and steady, high quality materials and construction to ensure long service life.
- 【GOOD DESIGN】--- The cotter pin made of heavy duty material, with hair pin style design gives fast and secure hold for bolts and pins, specialty locks to ensure tight hold that will last long.
- 【VARIOUS SIZES】--- 160Pcs 6 different Sizes in a convenient grid storage box, Including M1.6*25, M2.5*25, M2.5*40, M3.2*30, M3.2*40, M4*60. Different sizes can meet your different daily needs.
- 【EASY TO USE】--- When the nut is tightened, put cotter pin into nut groove and the tail hole of the bolt, and pull off the tail of the cotter pin, which can prevent the relative rotation of the nut and the bolt.
- 【WIDE APPLICATIONS】--- Easy to Use, Perfect for Automotive, Mechanics, Car Garage, Workshop, Power Equipment, Cars, Trucks, Lawn Mower, Small Engine Repair, & Fastening.
- 【Sturdy and Durable】OSGP cotter pins are made of heavy duty steel with durability to ensure a long term use. Thick zinc plated, corrosion resistant and anti-rust, can be used in moist environments. Proven and Tested for durability and function in real world conditions.
- 【Multi Size Cotter Hairpin Set】This set comes with 150Pcs cotter pins in 6 different sizes: 42Pcs - 3/32"x1-3/16", 30Pcs - 5/64"x1-5/16", 25Pcs - 5/64"x1-9/16", 25Pcs - 3/64"x1-5/8”, 20Pcs - 9/64"x1-3/4", 8Pcs - 5/32"x2-5/16". Enough to meet your needs for any mechanical, automotive, or small engine repair.
- 【Ergonomic Design】The hairpin style design ensures fast and secure hold for bolts with great stability. Specialty lock ensures a tight fitted and lasting hold. Exquisite workmanship, no burrs on the split-cotter pin's surface, no worry about hurting your fingers during the working process.
- 【Wide Application】High quality heavy duty zinc plated R cotter pins. Best choice for automotive, mechanics, car garage, workshop, power equipment, cars, trucks, lawn mower, small engine repair and fastening.
- 【Convenient and Portable】Coming with a portable storage case with size marking identifications, packs and organizes all materials together for portability, and you can easily and quickly find what your needs.
- ☛Product Type: High quality cotter pin clip key fastner fitting assortment kit
- ☛Material: 304 Stainless Steel, Corrosion Resistant and Anti-rust, Moist Environments Can Also Be Used
- ☛ Package: 6 sizes of M1.5*25, M2.5*25, M2.5*40, M3.2*30, M3.2*40, M4*60 total 100pcs in a clear box, can meet your different needs
- ☛Product Feature: The cotter pin with hair pin style design gives fast and secure hold for bolts and pins, specialty locks to ensure tight hold that will last long
- ☛Easy To Use, Used to Automotive, Mechanics, Car Garage, Workshop, Power Equipment, Cars, Trucks, Lawn Mower, Small Engine Repair, Fastening
- 【Common SAE&Metric Sizes】 Package Contains 6 sizes cotter pin (Metric) and 6 sizes of r clips (SAE), totally 280pcs pins which are all frequently used sizes, can meet most of your needs.For more details, please check our size picture.
- 【Reliable Quality】These hair pins are made of zinc plated steel,the surface is smooth and shiny, and it is not easy to rust and corrode, you can use it for a long time.
- 【Widely Applied】The pins assortment kit are suitable for automotive, mechanics, car garage, workshop, power equipment, cars, trucks, lawn mower and etc.
- 【Easy to Reach The Exact Size】 All Cotter Pin Hairpin and R Clips Fastener are placed in a durable and sturdy box for storage to prevent loss, by looking at the sticker on the surface of the box allows you to quickly find the type of size you need.
- 【Satisfactory Service】 Gternity is committed to ensuring that you are 100% satisfied, if you have any questions, welcome to contact us directly at any time, enjoying a hassle free experience.
- ✅ Premium quality - cotter pin assortment kit made of high quality carbon steel with zinc plated. the premium carbon steel is very sturdy, strong and reliable. ensure a very long life of use in indoor and outdoor use and humid environment; anti-rust, anti-corrosion, waterproof, oil-poof, heat resistance, oxidation resistance for long term use.
- ✅ 13 popular cotter pins sizes - cotter pins & hairpin cotter pins - this zinc plated cotter pin assortment includes 280 pcs with 7 sizes of split cotter pins and 6 sizes of hair cotter pins. pataco reusable cotter pin kit meet all your needs in mechanical, automotive or industrial. these retaining pins packed in a rugged convenient, reusable plastic storage case.
- ✅ Widely uses - hitch pin assortment use as retaining pins with motorcycle, farm equipment, automotive, equalizer hitch parts, lawn and garden equipment. durable special lock designed to ensures a tight fitted and safe and effective lock bolt, prevent relative rotation. steel locking automotive axle trailer pins when performing mechanical, small engine repairs as well as fixing metal furnishings, securing clevis pins and tractor pins.
- ✅ American type pliers - the pliers are included in this cotter pins assortment with rubber coated handle use as pins extractor, being suitable for adjusting length of clip pins in special cases or use as a cotter pin puller which is so convenient for your installation, replacement, bending or adjustment for your needs without hurting hands. high-grade special tool steel, forged. durable and strong for long life.
- ✅ Satisfaction or your money back - we stand behind our cotter pin assortment kit 100%. we are confident with our cotter pin assortment kit, believing that you won't be regret if you purchase them. if you have any question about our hitch pin clips, please feel free to contact us and we will reply back to you as soon as possible.
Last update on 2020-11-09 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API
Last update on 2020-11-09 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API