Bendix Plunger Kit
Model Plunger Kit made by Bendix got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning equipment .
|Campaign||Manufacturer||Manufacturing date||Type||# of units affected||Date Owner notified Mfg||Recall Initiated by||Manufacturers of recalled vehicles/products||Report Recieved Date||Record Creation Date||Regulation Part Number||FMVSS Number|
|12E020000||BENDIX COMMERCIAL VEHICLE SYSTEMS LLC||from 07/27/2011 to 05/18/2012||E (Equipment)||1284||07/10/2012||MFR||BENDIX COMMERCIAL VEHICLE SYSTEMS LLC||06/11/2012||06/11/2012|
|Defect Summary||Bendix commercial vehicle systems, llc (bendix) is recalling certain brake valves, treadle assemblies, and/or plunger kits sold as aftermarket replacement equipment and sold and installed as original equipment to various vehicle manufacturers. the brake valve plunger may fracture during brake application, resulting in reduced brake pedal angle and travel. this condition may limit the driver|
|Consequence Summary||This condition could reduce braking ability and/or lead to loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.|
|Corrective Summary||Bendix will notify owners of the aftermarket equipment and will provide a free remedy. bendix is working with the vehicle manufacturers to identify and repair the vehicles that contain the subject brake valves, treadle assemblies, and plunger kits, free of charge. the safety recall began during june 2012. owners may contact their vehicle manufacturer or bendix at 1-440-329-9386.|
|Notes||Owners 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 .|