AUTOCAR XPEDITOR 2015: PARKING BRAKE

Make : AUTOCAR Model : XPEDITOR Year : 2015
Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 23V023000
Date Owner's Notified: 2023-03-23 Date Received by ODI: 2023-01-23 Date Added to Database: 2023-01-24
Manufacturers Involved: Autocar, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: ACX-2303 ACTT-2301
Component: PARKING BRAKE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 11353
Summary:
      Autocar, LLC "Autocar" is recalling certain 2012-2016 Xpert, 2010-2020 Xspotter, 2008-2020 Xpeditor, 2008-2010 WXLL and WX vehicles. A worn parking brake control valve can leak air into the vent line, creating excessive back pressure and causing the parking brake to release unexpectedly.
Consequence:
      The unexpected release of the parking brake may allow the vehicle to rollaway, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Dealers will remove the vent line and fitting from the valve, free of charge. Owner notification letters were mailed March 23, 2023. Owners may contact Autocar customer service at 1-888-218-3611. Autocar's number for this recall is ACX-2023 ACTT-2301.
Report Initiator: ODI 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.nhtsa.gov.