2016 Mack GRANITE (GU) Service Brakes, Air Supply Reservoir Tank Recall

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2016 Mack GRANITE (GU) Service Brakes, Air Supply Reservoir Tank Recall

 NHTSA Recall #118292
NHTSA Compaign #15V528000
MFG Compaign #SC0394
 ManufacturerMack Trucks, Inc.
 Model Year2016
 Date of notification15/10/15
 Begin date of manufacuring24/09/10
 End date of manufacturing01/07/15
Type of recallV
Recall initiatorMFR
 Report received18/08/15
 Report created18/08/15
Regulation part number
FMV safety standard number121
Estimated number of affected units84
 Defect summaryMack trucks, inc. (mack) is recalling certain model year 2011-2016 granite (gu) trucks manufactured september 24, 2011, to july 1, 2015. The affected trucks may be equipped with an air brake system reservoir that does not have a sufficient volume. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard (fmvss) number 121, "air brake systems."
 Consequence summaryIf the air brake system reservoir has as insufficient volume, braking performance may be affected, increasing the risk of a crash.
 Corrective actionMack will notify owners, and dealers will add additional air brake reservoir volume, free of charge. The recall began on october 15, 2015. Owners may contact mack customer service at 1-800-866-1177. Mack's number for this recall is sc0394.
 Recall notesOwners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

  • What is Recall?

    A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
  • What is Failure?

    Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.
  • What is Defect?

    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.



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