AUTOCAR XPEDITOR 2012: EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

Make : AUTOCAR Model : XPEDITOR Year : 2012
Build Dates : 2009-06-23 - 2012-08-28
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 15V443000
Date Owner's Notified: 2015-09-03 Date Received by ODI: 2015-07-10 Date Added to Database: 2015-07-10
Manufacturers Involved: Autocar, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: ACX-1504
Component: EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1042
Summary:
      Autocar, LLC "Autocar" is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Xpeditor vehicles manufactured November 18, 2014, to July 6, 2015. The affected vehicles are equipped with heating, ventilation and air conditioning "HVAC" units whose defrost mode door actuators may overheat.
Consequence:
      Overheating of the defrost actuator increases the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      Autocar will notify owners, and dealers will install an additional harness with four, one amp fuses to the circuit, free of charge. The recall began on September 3, 2015. Owners may contact Autocar customer service at 1-765-489-5499. Autocar's number for this recall is ACX-1504.
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.