AUTOCAR WXLL 2009: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Make : AUTOCAR Model : WXLL Year : 2009
Build Dates : 2007-07-30 - 2014-02-10
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 14V132000
Date Owner's Notified: 2014-04-12 Date Received by ODI: 2014-03-19 Date Added to Database: 2014-03-21
Manufacturers Involved: Autocar Industries, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: A-1402
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 4192
Summary:
      Autocar, LLC "Autocar" is recalling certain model year 2008-2014 ACX, WX, and WXLL vehicles manufactured July 30, 2007, through February 10, 2014, and equipped with certain Cummins Westport Model ISL G or ISX12 G engines. Condensation in the intake manifold may freeze during cold weather conditions and interfere with the proper operation of the intake manifold pressure sensor.
Consequence:
      The improper operation of the sensor could induce elevated exhaust temperatures or flames from the exhaust pipe, increasing the risk of a vehicle fire or burn injury to a person near the exhaust pipe.
Remedy:
      Cummins Inc. and Cummins Wesport Inc. will notify owners, and authorized Cummins service facilities will upload a new ECM calibration, free of charge. The recall began on April 12, 2014. Owners may contact Autocar at 1-765-489-5499 or Cummins Inc. at 1-800-343-7357. Autocar's number for this recall is A-1402.
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.