Autocar Wx42

Model Wx42 made by Autocar got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning steering .

Model 2002


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
03V492000AUTOCAR, LLCfrom 01/14/2002 to 06/23/2003V (Vehicle)307MFRAUTOCAR, LLC12/26/200312/10/2003
Defect SummaryOn certain dual steer trucks, the 18 steering wheels were not assembled correctly. the horns either worked intermittently or not at all.
Consequence SummaryThis condition could prevent a driver from warning another vehicle or bystander of their presence, which could cause a vehicle crash or injury to bystanders.
Corrective SummaryDealers will remove and reassemble the contact plate position or roller position, if necessary. owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact autocar at 1-877-973-3486.
NotesAutocar recall no. a-0306.customers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).