AUTOCAR XPEDITOR 2018: VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM

Make : AUTOCAR Model : XPEDITOR Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2016-10-26 - 2017-11-14
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V783000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-01-12 Date Received by ODI: 2017-12-07 Date Added to Database: 2017-12-08
Manufacturers Involved: Autocar, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: ACX-1704
Component: VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1505
Summary:
      Autocar, LLC "Autocar" is recalling certain 2017-2018 Xpeditor vehicles. These vehicles are equipped with an HVAC defrost door actuator system mechanism that may overheat due to inadequate circuit protection.
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 a one amp fuse to the circuit, free of charge. The recall began on January 12, 2018. Owners may contact Autocar customer service at 1-888-218-3611. Autocar's number for this recall is ACX-1704.
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.