Autocar Rc2 1979

Model Rc2 made in 1979 by Autocar got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning engine and engine cooling .

Model 1979


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
79V147000WHITE MOTOR CORPORATIONfrom 06/01/1978 to 04/01/1979V (Vehicle)7402/28/1980MFRWHITE MOTOR CORPORATION06/12/197910/12/1979
Defect SummaryIn the involved vehicles, the air pressure which is used to actuate the engine shutdown solenoid may be blocked whenever transmission fluid temperature exceeds 250 degrees fahrenheit.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryDealer will inspect and modify the air plumbing as required.
NotesVehicle description: trucks equipped with automatic transmissions and detroitdiesel engines.system: engine and engine cooling.consequences of defect: in this condition, the driver would not be able to shutthe engine off in the event of an engine runaway, which could lead to a vehicleaccident.