MACK ANTHEM (AN) 2020: STEERING:LINKAGES:LINK:DRAG:CONNECTION

Make : MACK Model : ANTHEM (AN) Year : 2020
Build Dates : 2019-09-16 - 2019-10-10
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V896000
Date Owner's Notified: 2020-01-14 Date Received by ODI: 2019-12-16 Date Added to Database: 2019-12-17
Manufacturers Involved: Mack Trucks, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: SC0420
Component: STEERING:LINKAGES:LINK:DRAG:CONNECTION
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 80
Summary:
      Mack Trucks, Inc. "Mack" is recalling certain 2020 Anthem "AN", Granite "GR", and Pinnacle "PI" vehicles. The castle nuts and cotter pins used to connect the steering drag link to the pitman arm and steering arm may have not been correctly installed, potentially causing separation of the drag link.
Consequence:
      If the drag link separates, loss of steering control my occur, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Mack will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the drag link attachment points, repairing them, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began January 14, 2020. Owners may contact Mack customer service at 1-800-866-1177. Mack's number for this recall is SC0420.
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.