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2012 Mack Chu Visibility Recall 12V308000
NHTSA: Action Number: N/A Service Bulletin Number: 12V308000
- Report Date:
Jul 02, 2012
- Potential Units Affected:
Mack Trucks, Inc
Summary: Mack is recalling certain model year 2012 chu, cxu, and gu vehicles, manufactured from october 10, 2011, through november 17, 2011. Hardware used to secure the windshield wiper linkage to the wiper motor may not be sufficiently torqued, and may cause the windshield wiper linkage to detach from the wiper motor. As a result, the windshield wipers will not function.
Consequence: If this occurs, under certain driving conditions the driver's visibility will be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy: Mack will notify owners, and replace the hardware on affected vehicles, free of charge. The safety recall began on august 22, 2012. Owners may contact mack trucks at 1-800-866-1177.
Notes: Mack¿s recall number is sc0364. Customers may 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.