Screws for Awning Lateral Arm Brackets may Fail – 2015 Highland 3x

NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V030
Manufacturer Highland Ridge RV
Components EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 284

 

Screws for Awning Lateral Arm Brackets may Fail

The screws could fail, causing the supporting bracket and the awning to fall and potentially injure a person beneath it.

 

Summary

Highland Ridge RV (Highland) is recalling certain model year 3x recreational trailers manufactured August 5, 2014, to November 17, 2014 equipped with recalling Latitude Awnings styles GX and G manufactured April 10, 2014, to November 4, 2014 manufactured by Carefree of Colorado. The affected awnings may have screws that attach the lateral arm brackets to the mounting brackets that were not manufactured to specification.

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Accelerator Pedal Power Spring – 2008 TOR DR8490 Drilling Rog Carrier

NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V029
Manufacturer TOR Truck Company
Components VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
Potential Number of Units Affected 2

 

Accelerator Pedal Failure/FMVSS 124

If the mechanical power spring fails prematurely causing the accelerator pedal not to return to idle, it can increase the risk of a vehicle crash.

 

Summary

TOR Truck Company (TOR) is recalling certain model year 2008 DR8490 drilling rog carrier vehicles, manufactured January 1, 2008, to June 1, 2008. In the affected vehicles the accelerator pedal mechanical power spring, may fail prematurely. This could cause the accelerator pedal to not return to idle position.

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A-1410 – Fuel Filter Shell may Separate and Cause Stall – 2015 Autocar Xpeditor Trucks

NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V027
Manufacturer Autocar, LLC
Components FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER
Potential Number of Units Affected 38

 

Fuel Filter Shell may Separate and Cause Stall

If the engine stalls unexpectedly there is an increased risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Autocar, LLC (Autocar) is recalling certain model year 2015 Xpeditor trucks manufactured May 22, 2014, to July 17, 2014. The Cummins ISB or ISL engines in these vehicles may have been equipped with Fleetguard UFF-XT fuel filters, part number FF63009, whose filter shell may separate from the fuel filter nut plate causing the engine to stall without warning.

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Safety Recall, RVXX1501, Haldex Life Seal Brand 30/30 Long Stroke Brake Actuator – 2015-2016 Volvo VNX & VNL Trucks

NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V026
Manufacturer Volvo Trucks North America
Components PARKING BRAKE
Potential Number of Units Affected 170

 

Internal Rubber Diaphragm Incomplete Attachment

If the diaphragm is not completely attached, there may be internal leakage from the service section past the diaphragm, potentially trapping air pressure in the parking brake section. This air pressure in turn, if not vented, may prevent full release of the actuator unit, and may induce brake drag and may result in overheated wheelend service brakes, increasing the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

Volvo Trucks North America (Volvo) is recalling certain model year 2015 and 2016 VNX and VNL trucks manufactured from May 20, 2014, through March 6, 2015, equipped with certain Haldex Life Seal Type 30/30 Long Stroke Air Brake Actuators manufactured January 9, 2014, to October 28, 2014. The affected actuators may have an incomplete attachment of the internal rubber diaphragm to the actuation mechanism of the parking brake section of the Life Seal actuator.

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Safety Recall, SC0387, Haldex Life Seal Brand 30/30 Long Stroke Brake Actuator – 2015-2016 Mack CXU & LEU

NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V025
Manufacturer Mack Trucks, Inc.
Components PARKING BRAKE
Potential Number of Units Affected 349

 

Internal Rubber Diaphragm Incomplete Attachment

If the diaphragm is not completely attached, there may be internal leakage from the service section past the diaphragm, potentially trapping air pressure in the parking brake section. This air pressure in turn, if not vented, may prevent full release of the actuator unit, and may induce brake drag and may result in overheated wheelend service brakes, increasing the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

Mack Trucks, Inc. (Mack) is recalling certain model year 2015 and 2016 CXU and LEU trucks manufactured May 20, 2014, to March 24, 2015, equipped with certain Haldex Life Seal Type 30/30 Long Stroke Air Brake Actuators manufactured from January 9, 2014, through February 3, 2015. The affected actuators may have an incomplete attachment of the internal rubber diaphragm to the actuation mechanism of the parking brake section of the Life Seal actuator.

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