68-0606 - Hydraulic Brake Fluid Leak - 2017-2018 Georgetown Recreational Vehicles

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V846
Manufacturer Forest River, Inc.
Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Units Affected 52

 

Hydraulic Brake Fluid Leak

A brake fluid leak or air ingestion can lengthen the distance needed to stop the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Georgetown recreational vehicles, models GTA31L5, GTA31R5, GTA369XLF, GTA36B5, GTA36B5F, GTA377XLF, GTA378XLF, built on Ford chassis and equipped with Antilock Brake Systems (ABS). The brake Hydraulic Electronic Control Units (HECU) on these vehicles may be missing valve block ball plugs, potentially causing a brake fluid leak or air ingestion during electronic brake distribution and/or ABS activation.

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17V-768 - Hydraulic Brake Fluid Leak - 2017 Newmar

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V843
Manufacturer Newmar Corporation
Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Units Affected 30

 

Hydraulic Brake Fluid Leak

A brake fluid leak or air ingestion can lengthen the distance needed to stop the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Newmar Corporation (Newmar) is recalling certain 2017 Bay Star, Bay Star Sport, and Canyon Star vehicles, built on Ford chassis and equipped with Antilock Brake Systems (ABS). The brake Hydraulic Electronic Control Units (HECU) on these vehicles may be missing valve block ball plugs, potentially causing a brake fluid leak or air ingestion during electronic brake distribution and/or ABS activation.

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Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode - 2013 Freightliner Sprinter 2500 & 3500

January 9, 2018

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode

An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V032

Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 17,413

 

Summary

Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2013 Freightliner Sprinter 2500 and 3500 and Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles.

These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.

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Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode - 2013 McLaren MP4-12C

January 5, 2018

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode

An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V007

Manufacturer McLaren Automotive Incorporated

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 231

 

Summary

McLaren Automotive Incorporated (McLaren) is recalling certain 2013 MP4-12C vehicles ever registered in the states of Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.

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Cross Member may Crack - 2016-2018 East Frame Dump Trailers

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V800
Manufacturer East Manufacturing Corp.
Components SUSPENSION
Potential Number of Units Affected 93

 

Cross Member may Crack

If the cross member fails, vehicle handling would be affected, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

East Manufacturing Corp. (East) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Frame Dump trailers built with a pintle hook or brackets for the future installation of a pintle hook. Cracks may develop in the cross member that the pintle hook is connected to, possibly resulting in the cross member failing.

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