AUTOCAR XPEDITOR 2013: SERVICE BRAKES

Make : AUTOCAR Model : XPEDITOR Year : 2013
Build Dates : 2012-06-26 - 2015-11-05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V050000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-03-17 Date Received by ODI: 2017-01-23 Date Added to Database: 2017-01-27
Manufacturers Involved: Autocar, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: ACX-1701
Component: SERVICE BRAKES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 38
Summary:
      Autocar, LLC "Autocar" is recalling certain 2013-2016 Xpeditor vehicles equipped with auxiliary axles and 36/36 rear brake chambers. Over-braking can cause excessive vibration and cause the S-cam tube bolts to become loose and allow the brakes to unexpectedly engage.
Consequence:
      Brakes that engage unexpectedly can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Autocar will contact owners and dealers will change the rear brake chambers and the S-cam brackets, free of charge. The recall began on March 17, 2017. Owners may contact Autocar customer service at 1-765-489-5499. Autocar's number for this recall is ACX-1701.
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.