MACK ANTHEM (AN) 2019: TRAILER HITCHES:FIFTH WHEEL ASSEMBLY

Make : MACK Model : ANTHEM (AN) Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-06-09 - 2018-06-29
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V543000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-09-25 Date Received by ODI: 2018-08-16 Date Added to Database: 2018-08-22
Manufacturers Involved: Mack Trucks, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: SC0411
Component: TRAILER HITCHES:FIFTH WHEEL ASSEMBLY
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 9
Summary:
      Mack Trucks, Inc. "Mack" is recalling certain 2019 Mack Anthem trucks equipped with Jost fifth wheel couplings. The fifth wheel may have an outboard slider bracket that is too narrow, possibly allowing the trailer to separate from the tractor.
Consequence:
      If the trailer separates from the tractor, it can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Mack will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the fifth wheel slider bracket, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began September 25, 2018. Owners may contact Mack customer service at 1-800-866-1177. Mack's number for this recall is SC0411.
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.