Bendix Puraguard Dl

Model Puraguard Dl made by Bendix got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning engine and engine cooling .

Model 9999


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
02E037000BENDIX COMMERCIAL VEHICLE SYS.from 02/02/2001 to 04/18/2002E (Equipment)15409/09/2002MFRBENDIX COMMERCIAL VEHICLE SYSTEMS LLC06/14/200206/25/2002
Defect SummaryBendix puraguard dl discharge line oil coalescing air filter, part numbers 5010287 (original equipment) and 801290 (aftermarket) manufactured from february 2, 2001, through april 18, 2002. under certain extreme conditions, the oil collected in the puraguard dl can be exposed to tempatures in the discharge line of the air compressor that exceed the ignition point of the oil.
Consequence SummaryThese conditions can promote the risk of a fire in the puraguard dl product, possibly resulting in serious injury.
Corrective SummaryBendix will notify its customers and will remove and replace the puraguard dl unit with a new air compressor discharge line. owner notification is expected to begin during august 2002. 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 bendix recall assistance center at 800-478-1793.
NotesAlso, customers can contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).