FREIGHTLINER SPRINTER 1500 2019: EQUIPMENT

Make : FREIGHTLINER Model : SPRINTER 1500 Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-08-30 - 2019-04-05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V908000
Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00 Date Received by ODI: 2019-12-19 Date Added to Database: 2019-12-19
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Vans USA, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: VS3ZUSCHI
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 183
Summary:
      Daimler Vans USA, LLC "DVUSA" is recalling certain 2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Freightliner Sprinter vehicles. The lashing rails on the side walls may not have been properly installed, possibly resulting in the lashing rails detaching.
Consequence:
      If the lashing rails disconnect, the cargo could become unsecured, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      DVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will correctly affix the lashing rails to the side walls, free of charge. DVUSA issued owners an interim notification on February 7, 2020. Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267. DVUSA's number for this recall is VS3ZUSCHI.
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.