ISUZU NPR XD 2013: EQUIPMENT

Make : ISUZU Model : NPR XD Year : 2013
Build Dates : 2011-11-24 - 2015-07-24
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 15V778000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-01-18 Date Received by ODI: 2015-11-20 Date Added to Database: 2015-11-20
Manufacturers Involved: Isuzu Technical Center of America, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 25209
Summary:
      Isuzu Technical Center of America, Inc. "Isuzu" is recalling certain 2012-2016 NPR, NPR-HD, NPR-XD, NQR, and NRR diesel trucks manufactured November 24, 2011, to July 24, 2015, and 2012-2015 NPR and NPR-HD gasoline-powered trucks manufactured October 5, 2011, to August 27, 2015. The trucks may have been equipped with certain Kidde plastic valve disposable handheld fire extinguishers, model FC10, that may not properly discharge when the lever is pressed.
Consequence:
      In the event of a fire, if the fire extinguisher does not work correctly, there is an increased risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Isuzu will notify and instruct owners to order replacement fire extinguishers free of charge directly from Kidde Safety at www.kidde.com, or toll-free at "855"283-7991, or by contacting and visiting a dealer. The recall began on January 18, 2016. Owners may contact Isuzu customer service at 1-866-441-9638.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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.