SPARTAN K2 2005: STEERING
|Make : SPARTAN||Model : K2||Year : 2005|
|Build Dates : 2003-01-20 - 2005-05-16|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 15V633000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2016-02-18||Date Received by ODI: 2015-10-08||Date Added to Database: 2015-10-08|
|Manufacturers Involved: Shyft Group|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: 15022|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 3313|
Spartan Motors USA "Spartan" is recalling certain model year 1997-2005 MM and K2 motorhome chassis manufactured January 20, 2003, to May 16, 2005. The affected vehicles have a steering gear mounting bracket that may crack, causing a loss of steering ability.
A loss of steering increases the risk of a crash.
Spartan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the steering gear mounting brackets, free of charge. An interim notice was mailed to owners on December 4, 2015. Owners may contact Spartan customer service at 1-800-543-4277. Spartan's number for this recall is 15022.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:|
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.