GULF STREAM GLADIATOR 2014: FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
|Make : GULF STREAM||Model : GLADIATOR||Year : 2014|
|Build Dates : 2012-10-22 - 2014-02-12|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 14V359000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2014-07-30||Date Received by ODI: 2014-06-23||Date Added to Database: 2014-06-24|
|Manufacturers Involved: Shyft Group|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: 14009|
|Component: FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 9|
Spartan Motors Chassis, Inc. "Spartan" is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Gladiator emergency vehicles manufactured October 22, 2012, to February 12, 2014. In the affected vehicles, a high pressure fuel fitting may make contact with the aluminum engine tunnel overlay causing the fitting to wear and possibly leak fuel.
If the fuel fitting leaks in the presence of an ignition source, there is an increased risk of fire.
Spartan will notify owners, and dealers will install a new remote fuel filter mounting bracket to move the filter inboard, free of charge. The recall began on July 30, 2014. Owners may contact Spartan customer service at 1-517-543-6400. Spartan's number for this recall is 14009.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
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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.