HORTON AMBULANCE 603 2014: EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

Make : HORTON AMBULANCE Model : 603 Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2013-11-29 - 2016-03-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V625000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-10-26 Date Received by ODI: 2016-08-26 Date Added to Database: 2016-08-26
Manufacturers Involved: Halcore Group, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 351
Summary:
      Halcore Group, Inc. "Halcore" is recalling certain model year 2013-2016 Horton ambulances, models 453, 457, 503, 553, 603, and 623, manufactured November 29, 2013, to March 1, 2016. The affected vehicles may have an improperly sealed Cool-Tech air-conditioning condenser controller wire harness that can allow water to enter the controller housing.
Consequence:
      If water gets into the controller housing, the controller may short circuit, increasing the risk of an electrical fire.
Remedy:
      Halcore will notify owners, and dealers will replace the Cool-Tech condenser fan controller assembly, free of charge. Halcore issued an interim notification to owners on September 9, 2016. The recall began on October 26, 2016. Owners may contact Horton customer service at 1-614-317-9856, or by email at warranty"hortonambulance.com
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.