AUTOCAR WXR64 2003: FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

Make : AUTOCAR Model : WXR64 Year : 2003
Build Dates : 2002-08-02 - 2010-04-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 10V305000
Date Owner's Notified: 2010-07-01 Date Received by ODI: 2010-06-28 Date Added to Database: 2010-07-01
Manufacturers Involved: McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 41-0967369
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 3113
Summary:
      MCNEILUS IS RECALLING CERTAIN TRUCKS BUILT ON AUTOCAR CHASSIS. DURING THE REFUSE BODY MOUNTING PROCESS, CHASSIS AIR TANKS MAY BE RELOCATED TO FACILITATE MOUNTING OF THE BODY. AIRLINES TO THE AIR HOLDBACK VALVE MAY HAVE BEEN RECONNECTED INCORRECTLY AFTER A TANK"S" WAS RELOCATED.
Consequence:
      A RELOCATED TANK COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF INJURY.
Remedy:
      OWNERS WILL INSPECT VEHICLES AND PERFORM REPAIRS FREE OR CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 15, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MCNEILUS AT 507-374-6321.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      MCNEILUS SAFETY RECALL NO. 41-0967369.OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .