PHOENIX ZEUS 300 2015: WHEELS:RIM

Make : PHOENIX Model : ZEUS 300 Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2014-11-01 - 2015-06-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V698000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-12-14 Date Received by ODI: 2017-11-03 Date Added to Database: 2017-11-07
Manufacturers Involved: Phoenix Motorcars
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: WHEELS:RIM
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 45
Summary:
      Phoenix Motorcars "Phoenix" is recalling certain 2015 Zeus 300, and 2015-2017 Zeus 305 shuttle vans built on a Ford E-350 chassis. When the vehicle is fully loaded, it may exceed the Gross Axle Weight Rating "GAWR" and the Gross Vehicle Weight Rating "GVWR". As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 119, "New Pneumatic Tires-Other Than Passenger Cars," and number 120, "Wheels and Rims-Other Than Passenger Cars."
Consequence:
      If the vehicle is loaded to its maximum passenger capacity, the rear tires may fail, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Phoenix will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace all of the vehicle wheels and tires with ones of a higher load rating, free of charge. The recall began on December 27, 2017. Owners may contact Phoenix customer service at 1-909-987-0815.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 119
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.