AUTOCAR XPERT 2014: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Make : AUTOCAR Model : XPERT Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2013-11-07 - 2014-01-13
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 14V130000
Date Owner's Notified: 2014-04-12 Date Received by ODI: 2014-03-19 Date Added to Database: 2014-03-21
Manufacturers Involved: Autocar Industries, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: M-1404
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 7
Summary:
      Autocar Industries, LLC, "Autocar" is recalling certain model year 2014 Xpert trucks manufactured November 7, 2013, through January 13, 2014, and equipped with certain Cummins Westport Model ISL G or ISX12 G engines. Condensation in the intake manifold may freeze during cold weather conditions and interfere with the proper operation of the intake manifold pressure sensor.
Consequence:
      The improper operation of the sensor could induce elevated exhaust temperatures or flames from the exhaust pipe, increasing the risk of a vehicle fire or burn injury to a person near the exhaust pipe.
Remedy:
      Cummins Inc. and Cummins Wesport Inc. will notify owners, and authorized Cummins service facilities will upload a new ECM calibration, free of charge. The recall began on April 12, 2014. Owners may contact Autocar at 1-765-489-5499 or Cummins Inc. at 1-800-343-7357. Autocar's number for this recall is M-1404.
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.