AUTOCAR XPERT 2014: SEAT BELTS

Make : AUTOCAR Model : XPERT Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2011-07-11 - 2014-03-05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 14V133000
Date Owner's Notified: 2014-06-20 Date Received by ODI: 2014-03-19 Date Added to Database: 2014-03-24
Manufacturers Involved: Autocar Industries, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: M-1401
Component: SEAT BELTS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 207
Summary:
      Autocar Industries, LLC "Autocar" is recalling certain model year 2012-2014 Xpert vehicles manufactured July 11, 2011, through March 5, 2014. The bolts used to anchor the seat belts may be insufficiently tight to withstand the forces experienced in certain crashes. As such, these vehicles do not conform to Federal Motor Vehicles Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 209, "Seat Belt Assemblies."
Consequence:
      If the seat belt does not properly restrain the seat occupant, there is an increased risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Remedy:
      Autocar will notify owners, and dealers will tighten the seat belt mounting bolts, free of charge. The recall is began in June 2014. Owners may contact Autocar at 1-765-489-5499. Autocar's number for this recall is M-1401.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 209
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.