Autocar ACX Recalls
There have been 14 recalls on ACX vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2015-04-06 and published by the NHTSA on 2015-04-25, was due to a problem with the structure. Approximately 144 vehicles were involved. Since 2005, ACX's have experienced approximately 15 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the engine, visibility/wiper, air, ignition and shaft sector. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for Autocar ACX
|2015-04-06||(Published by NHTSA on 2015-04-25)|
|Recall Summary:||Autocar, LLC (Autocar) is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 Autocar ACX front-end loader garbage trucks manufactured March 8, 2013, to September 24, 2014. The mounting brackets of the first cross member behind the engine may fail and cause the cross member to detach from the frame rails.|
|Hazard:||Other components that are supported by the cross member may separate from the vehicle if the cross member detaches, becoming road hazards and increasing the risk of a crash.|
|Remedy:||Autocar will notify owners, and dealers will replace the aluminum mounting brackets with a high tensile steel brackets, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 2, 2015. Owners may contact Autocar customer service at 1-888-218-3611. Autocar's number for this recall is ACX-1501.|
|Additional Info:||Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.|
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.