Elgin Road Wizard Recalls
There has been 1 recall on Road Wizard vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2014-12-23 and published by the NHTSA on 2014-12-31, was due to a problem with the electrical system. Since 1999, Road Wizard's have experienced approximately 2 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the structure. See a list of recalls for your model year below.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Also check the list of Additional Elgin Models to the right. At times, the manufacturer or the NHTSA may use slightly different model names, or group models together by series.
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Detailed Recall Information for Elgin Road Wizard
|2014-12-23||(Published by NHTSA on 2014-12-31)|
|Recall Summary:||Elgin Sweeper Company Inc. (Elgin) is recalling certain model year 2014 Elgin Eagle 4MF, and Road Wizard 4MW street sweepers manufactured October 3, 2014, to November 26, 2014. Due to the routing, the battery and the alternator wires may conduct higher current than designed, resulting in wire failure and charging system loss.|
|Hazard:||The excessive current may result in melted wires and an electrical short, increasing the risk of a fire.|
|Remedy:||Elgin has notified owners, and dealers will replace and reroute the affected wiring, free of charge. The recall began on December 18, 2014. Owners may contact Elgin customer service at 1-877-342-5374. Elgin's number for this recall is SB-0160.|
|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.|
|2006-10-31||(Published by NHTSA on 2006-10-31)|
|Recall Summary:||ON CERTAIN STREET SWEEPERS, THE HOPPER PIVOT HINGES OR HOPPER DUMP CYLINDER MOUNTS COULD CRACK OR SEPARATE RESULTING IN STRUCTURAL FAILURE.|
|Hazard:||THIS COULD RESULT IN DEATH OR SEVERE INJURY TO PEOPLE ON OR NEAR THE VEHICLE, AS WELL AS PROPERTY DAMAGE.|
|Remedy:||ELGIN SWEEPER WILL INSTALL REDESIGNED PIVOT AND DUMP WELD ATTACHMENTS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON NOVEMBER 9, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT ELGIN AT 1-877-342-5374.|
|Additional Info:||CUSTOMERS 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.|
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.