SPARTAN K2 2019: SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY

Make : SPARTAN Model : K2 Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-01-05 - 2018-07-26
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V672000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-10-26 Date Received by ODI: 2018-09-26 Date Added to Database: 2018-10-02
Manufacturers Involved: Shyft Group
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 18028
Component: SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 10
Summary:
      Spartans Motors USA "Spartan" is recalling certain 2019 Spartan K2 Specialty vehicles. The upper mounting fasteners for the air spring may protrude, possibly resulting in the air spring bag being punctured.
Consequence:
      A punctured air spring may deflate, possibly resulting in an overloading of the tag axle tires, thereby increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Spartan will notify owners, and dealers will replace air springs, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in October 2018. Owners may contact Spartan customer service at 1-800-543-5008. Spartan's number for this recall is 18028.
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.