Inspection / Correction of Wire Harness Routing for Nightstand 120- Volt Receptacle – 2019 Fleetwood Flair & Holiday Rambler Motorhomes

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V425
Manufacturer REV Recreation Group
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected 5

 

Electrical Short may Result from Incorrect Wiring

The damaged wiring could cause an electrical short, increasing the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

REV Recreation Group (REV) is recalling certain 2019 Fleetwood Flair and Holiday Rambler Class A motorhomes. These vehicles were manufactured with a non-flexible Romex wire inside the stationary bed frame, instead of with a flexible sheathed SJO cable. As a result, the Romex wire may become damaged from the movement of the slide-out.

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I-18-07 – Air in the Anti-Lock Brake System – 2017-2018 Indian Scout, Scout Sixty, & Scout Bobber Motorcycles

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V416
Manufacturer Indian Motorcycle Company
Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Units Affected 4,185

 

Air in the Anti-Lock Brake System

Air in the brake system can reduce brake effectiveness, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Indian Motorcycle Company (Indian) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Indian Scout, Scout Sixty, and Scout Bobber motorcycles. The Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) may have air left in the system after the assembly process.

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R18-010 – Brake Support Bolt may Break/FMVSS 121 – 2014-2016 New Flyer XT60, 2014-2017 New Flyer XN60 & XD60, & 2015-2017 New Flyer XDE60 Urban Transit Buses

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V394
Manufacturer New Flyer of America Inc.
Components SERVICE BRAKES, AIR
Potential Number of Units Affected 908

 

Brake Support Bolt may Break/FMVSS 121

Breakage of the guide pin can cause a reduction of braking ability and an increase in stopping distances, or a loss of tire pressure, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

New Flyer of America, Inc. (New Flyer) is recalling certain 2014-2016 New Flyer XT60, 2014-2017 New Flyer XN60 and XD60, and 2015-2017 New Flyer XDE60 urban transit buses equipped with ZF Axles that have radial air disk brakes. Surface roughness of a guide pin in the radial brake calipers may cause the brake carriage guide pin support bolt to break. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 121, “Air Brake Systems.”

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Driver not Warned when ABS Offline/FMVSS 121, 136 – 2017-2018 Peterbilt 567 & 579 & 2015-2018 Kenworth T660, T680, T800, T880 & W900

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V368
Manufacturer PACCAR Incorporated
Components SERVICE BRAKES, AIR, ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
Potential Number of Units Affected 3,043

 

Driver not Warned when ABS Offline/FMVSS 121, 136

If the driver unknowingly operates the vehicle without the ABS functioning, there would be an increased risk of a crash.

 

Summary

PACCAR Incorporated (PACCAR) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Peterbilt 567 and 579 trucks and 2015-2018 Kenworth T660, T680, T800, T880 and W900 trucks. In the event that the Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) loses battery and/or ignition power to the controller, the dash warning light for the ABS may not illuminate to warn the driver of the loss of ABS. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 121, “Air Brake Systems,” and 136, “Electronic Stability Control System on Heavy Vehicles.”

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Turn Signal Flashing Rate Incorrect/FMVSS 108 – 2001-2018 Gillig Low Floor Transit Buses

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V418
Manufacturer Gillig LLC
Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected 22,799

 

Turn Signal Flashing Rate Incorrect/FMVSS 108

The reduced visibility of the turn signals can increase the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Gillig LLC (Gillig) is recalling certain 2001-2018 Gillig Low Floor transit buses. The turn signals may flash slowly, reducing their visibility to other drivers. 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.”

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