Ottawa 4x2 Dot/epa



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Ottawa 4x2 Dot/epa 2006 recalls
CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
VISIBILITY - DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM
07V572000KALMAR INDUSTRIES CORPfrom 09/26/2006 to 08/27/2007V (Vehicle)91502/11/2008MFRKALMAR INDUSTRIES CORP12/18/200712/14/2007
Defect SummaryOn certain terminal tractors, the heater/air-conditioning (ac) duct under the dash was not properly routed or secured. chaffing may occur exposing the steel spiral reinforcement.
Consequence SummaryIf this reinforcement is contacted with an electrical power connector, such as the power stud on the firewall, it may cause an electrical short resulting in a spark and potential fire.
Corrective SummaryOwners will be provided with instructions on how to inspect their vehicle for the presence of the defective heater/ac hose duct. if after inspection, the vehicle is determined to have an improper heater/ac hose, kalmar will send a replacement heater/ac hose. the recall began on february 11, 2008. owners may contact kalmar at 1-786-229-6327.
NotesCustomers 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.