NEWMAR ESSEX 2018: FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

Make : NEWMAR Model : ESSEX Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2017-01-16 - 2017-03-03
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V413000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-07-28 Date Received by ODI: 2017-06-29 Date Added to Database: 2017-07-03
Manufacturers Involved: Newmar Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 17015
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 4
Summary:
      Newmar Corporation "Newmar" is recalling certain 2018 London Aire, King Aire, and Essex motorhomes built on Spartan Motors chassis and equipped with Cummins ISX 15L engines. These engines have a fuel pump whose drive gear could possibly slip on its drive shaft, causing a fuel pump function loss, resulting in an engine stall.
Consequence:
      Failure of the fuel pump will result in an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Spartan will notify the vehicle owners, and Cummins dealers will replace the fuel pumps, free of charge. The recall began on July 28, 2017. Owners may contact Cummins customer service at 1-800-286-6467, Spartan customer service at 1-800-543-5008 or Newmar customer service at 1-800-731-8300. Newmar's number for this recall is 17015.
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.