Kme Predator Xl



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Kme Predator Xl 2010 recalls
CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
12V253000KOVATCH MOBILE EQUIPMENT CORPfrom 03/01/2010 to 10/10/2011V (Vehicle)78MFRKOVATCH MOBILE EQUIPMENT CORP06/04/201206/06/2012
Defect SummaryKovatch mobile equipment corporation (kme) is recalling certain 2010-2011 predator, predator ss, predator panther, and predator xl emergency vehicles manufactured from march 1, 2010 through october 10, 2011, equipped with feature code 04azx meritor wabco electronic stability control (esc) units. under certain road and driving conditions, vehicle body roll and road inclination characteristics may adversely affect the slip angle calculation of the electronic stability control (esc) system. this might cause the esc to perceive an over steering situation and therefore apply the outer wheel brake on the front axle until the vehicle is perceived to be stable.
Consequence SummaryThe vehicle may deviate from the intended line of travel, increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective SummaryKme will notify owners, and dealers will install a new esc module free of charge. the recall is expected to begin on, or before, june 15, 2012. owners may contact kme at 1-570-669-5154.
NotesKme recall number l-02.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.