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NHTSA Recall 11V212000


Trucking Vehicles:  Mack LEU, Mack MRU

NHTSA Recall 11V212000

NHTSA Campaign ID number : 	11V212000
	
Vehicle Make / Model: 	    	Model Year(s):
     MACK / LEU 	    	2008-2012
     MACK / MRU 	    	2008-2012
Manufacturer: MACK TRUCKS, INC 	Mfr's Report Date: APR 01, 2011
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 11V212000 	
N/A
NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected: 3,763
Summary:
MACK TRUCKS IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2008-2012 MRU AND LEU HEAVY TRUCKS MANUFACTURED FROM JANUARY 3, 2007, THROUGH FEBRUARY 3, 2011. THE ELECTRICAL CIRCUITRY IN THESE VEHICLES MAY NOT PROVIDE ADEQUATE OVERCURRENT PROTECTION.
Consequence:
IN THE EVENT OF AN ELECTRICAL OVERAGE, THE FUSE THAT SHOULD PREVENT THE OVER CURRENT FROM REACHING THE MIRROR SWITCH CIRCUIT MAY FAIL, SUCH THAT THE MIRROR SWITCH CAN OVERHEAT. AN OVERHEATED SWITCH COULD CAUSE A VEHICLE FIRE.
Remedy:
DEALERS WILL INSTALL A RELAY HARNESS TO PREVENT THE MIRROR SWITCH FROM OVERHEATING. THEY WILL ALSO INSPECT THE MIRROR SWITCH AND IF SIGNS OF OVERHEATING ARE SHOWN, REPLACE THAT SWITCH. ALL INSPECTIONS AND REPAIRS WILL BE PERFORMED FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE JUNE 30, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MACK TRUCKS AT 1-800-866-1177.
Notes:
MACK TRUCKS SAFETY RECALL NO. SC0349/SC0350. OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .


Documents

DateDocument Name & DetailsDocuments
1 April 2011New Safety Recall (SC0349/SC0350, Mirror Switch)
Mack Trucks, Inc.
NHTSA Recall 11V212000

PDF
- 408KB - 3 pages
5 April 2011Overheating Mirror Switches
To: Tim L. Lafon, Mack Trucks, Inc.
From: Jennifer Timian, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
NHTSA Recall 11V212000

PDF
- 27B - 3 pages
6 April 2011Safety Recall, SC0349, SC0350, Mirror Switch
Mack Trucks, Inc.
NHTSA Recall 11V212000

PDF
- 20KB - 1 page
June 2011Power Mirror Switch Failure
Mack Trucks, Inc.
NHTSA Recall 11V212000

PDF
- 153KB - 5 pages
June 2011Power Mirror Switch Failure
Mack Trucks, Inc.
NHTSA Recall 11V212000

PDF
- 79KB - 4 pages
June 2011Safety Recall SC0349
Mack Trucks, Inc.
NHTSA Recall 11V212000

PDF
- 128KB - 2 pages
June 2011Safety Recall SC0350
Mack Trucks, Inc.
NHTSA Recall 11V212000

PDF
- 128KB - 2 pages
3Q 2011U.S. Kenworth Motor Vehicle Safety Defect Report
Quarterly Report Defect Notification Campaigns
Mack Trucks, Inc.
NHTSA Recall 11V212000

PDF
- 27KB - 1 page
16 January 2012Vehicle Safety Recall Quarterly Report Information
Mack Trucks, Inc.
NHTSA Recall 11V212000

PDF
- 11KB - 1 page
20 April 2012Vehicle Safety Recall Quarterly Report Information
Mack Trucks, Inc.
NHTSA Recall 11V212000

PDF
- 11KB - 1 page
16 July 2012Vehicle Safety Recall Quarterly Report Information
Mack Trucks, Inc.
NHTSA Recall 11V212000

PDF
- 11KB - 1 page
24 October 2012Vehicle Safety Recall Quarterly Report Information
Mack Trucks, Inc.
NHTSA Recall 11V212000

PDF
- 11KB - 1 page
11 January 2013Vehicle Safety Recall Quarterly Report Information
Mack Trucks, Inc.
NHTSA Recall 11V212000

PDF
- 11KB - 1 page


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