ALTEC 4900 2019: STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
|Make : ALTEC||Model : 4900||Year : 2019|
|Build Dates : 2016-11-14 - 2019-09-10|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V722000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00||Date Received by ODI: 2019-10-10||Date Added to Database: 2019-10-10|
|Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL834|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 2547|
Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2017-2020 Western Star 4900 and 5700 vehicles. The adhesive bond may fail allowing the baggage or sleeper side door to separate from the hinges.
A baggage or sleeper side door that separates from the vehicle while in motion can cause road debris, increasing the risk of an injury or crash.
DTNA will notify owners and dealers will install reinforcement clips with mechanical fasteners on each baggage and sleeper door hinge, free of charge. DTNA issued owners an interim notification on December 6, 2019. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL834.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
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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.