MACK FL 1973: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

Make : MACK Model : FL Year : 1973
Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 75V070000
Date Owner's Notified: 1975-09-23 Date Received by ODI: 1975-05-01 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: Mack Trucks, Inc.
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Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 132
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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      MACK CAMPAIGN NO K1006.TRUCKS WITH PERLUX LAMPS MFG'D NOV.15, 1973 THRUJAN.2, 1975.POSSIBILITY THAT PERLUX ROAD LAMPS CIRCUIT WAS WIRED PARALLELWITH THE HEADLAMPS.THIS RESULTED IN AN ELECTRICAL OVERLOAD AND CAUSED THECIRCUIT BREAKER TO CYCLE OR "TRIP", CAUSING MOMENTARY LOSS OF FORWARDILLUMINATION.'CORRECT BY INSPECTING AND PROVIDING SEPARATE CIRCUIT BREAKER TOPREVENT OVERLOAD'.