Autocar WX Recalls
There have been 6 recalls on WX vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2014-03-21 and published by the NHTSA on 2014-04-12, was due to a problem with the engine. Approximately 4100 vehicles were involved. Since 2002, WX's have experienced approximately 26 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the underbody shields, air, shaft sector, steering and labels. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for Autocar WX
|2014-03-21||(Published by NHTSA on 2014-04-12)|
|Recall Summary:||Autocar, LLC (Autocar) is recalling certain model year 2008-2014 ACX, WX, and WXLL vehicles manufactured July 30, 2007, through February 10, 2014, and equipped with certain Cummins Westport Model ISL G or ISX12 G engines. Condensation in the intake manifold may freeze during cold weather conditions and interfere with the proper operation of the intake manifold pressure sensor.|
|Hazard:||The improper operation of the sensor could induce elevated exhaust temperatures or flames from the exhaust pipe, increasing the risk of a vehicle fire or burn injury to a person near the exhaust pipe.|
|Remedy:||Cummins Inc. and Cummins Wesport Inc. will notify owners, and authorized Cummins service facilities will upload a new ECM calibration, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 1, 2014. Owners may contact Autocar at 1-765-489-5499 or Cummins Inc. at 1-800-343-7357. Autocar's number for this recall is A-1402.|
|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.