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Recalls

Motor Company Vehicle Recalls

Below you will find vehicle recall announcements from the motor companies as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Filter and sort by published date of last 7 days, 14 days or All to see the latest recalls. You can also sort by Year, Make and Model. 

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2017 Autocar Xspotter Sep 16, 2016

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V599000

Component(s): STEERING

SUMMARY: Autocar Industries, LLC (Autocar) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Xspotter vehicles manufactured August 3, 2015, to April 21, 2016. The steering column shaft weld may break causing a separation of the steering wheel from the steering system, creating a loss of steering ability.

REMEDY: Autocar will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the steering columns and replace them as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 7, 2016. Owners may contact Autocar customer service at 1-888-218- 3611. Autocar's number for this recall is ACTT-1601.

2017 Ford Edge Titanium and SE Sep 23, 2016

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V617000 Component(s): ELECTRICAL SYSTEM , VISIBILITY

SUMMARY: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2017 Ford Escape Titanium and SE vehicles manufactured October 5, 2015, to May 12, 2016. The settings for the closing-force of the power-operated windows may allow the windows to close on an object such as a body part and injure it before the windows auto-reverse. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 118, "Power-Operated Window Systems."

REMEDY: Ford has notified owners, and dealers will update the power window operating system software, free of charge. The recall began on September 6, 2016. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16C12.

2016 Autocar Xspotter Sep 16, 2016

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V599000

Component(s): STEERING

SUMMARY: Autocar Industries, LLC (Autocar) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Xspotter vehicles manufactured August 3, 2015, to April 21, 2016. The steering column shaft weld may break causing a separation of the steering wheel from the steering system, creating a loss of steering ability.

REMEDY: Autocar will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the steering columns and replace them as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 7, 2016. Owners may contact Autocar customer service at 1-888-218- 3611. Autocar's number for this recall is ACTT-1601.

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe Sep 16, 2016

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V602000

Component(s): SEATS

SUMMARY: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2016 GLE Coupe 450 AMG 4Matic vehicles manufactured July 11, 2015, to July 25, 2015. The affected vehicles may be equipped with rear head restraints that may not stay locked in the upright position at very low temperatures.

REMEDY: MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear head restraints, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in October 2016. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 SUV Sep 16, 2016

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V603000

Component(s): ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL

Summary: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2016 GLC 300 SUV, GLC 300 4Matic SUV, C300 Sedan and C300 4Matic vehicles manufactured February 8, 2016, to May 18, 2016. The affected vehicles may be equipped with an Electronic Stability Program (ESP) control unit that may have been damaged before being installed.

Remedy: MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ESP Hydraulic control units, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in October 2016. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372

2016 Mercedes-Benz 450 AMG 4Matic Sep 16, 2016

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V602000

Component(s): SEATS

SUMMARY: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2016 GLE Coupe 450 AMG 4Matic vehicles manufactured July 11, 2015, to July 25, 2015. The affected vehicles may be equipped with rear head restraints that may not stay locked in the upright position at very low temperatures.

REMEDY: MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear head restraints, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in October 2016. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

2016 Ford Transit Sep 23, 2016

Report Receipt Date: AUG 24, 2016

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V618000 Component(s): ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING , FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

SUMMARY: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Transit vehicles manufactured July 15, 2015, to April 14, 2016 and equipped with a 3.2L diesel engine. A fuel injector or the fuel volume control valve may clog due to metallic debris within the fuel system.

REMEDY: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel injection pump and associated parts and, if
necessary, will replace the fuel filter and flush the fuel system, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 10, 2016. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S32.

2016 Eldorado National Aero Elite 320 Sep 23, 2016

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V616000 Component(s): EXTERIOR LIGHTING

SUMMARY: Eldorado National-Kansas (Eldorado National) is recalling certain model year 2011-2016 Aero Elite 300 and 320 vehicles manufactured June 27, 2011, to June 9, 2016 and built on Ford and Navistar chassis. The intermediate side lamps may not stay illuminated when the headlights are on. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."

REMEDY: Eldorado National will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the intermediate side lamps, replacing them as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in September 2016. Owners may contact Eldorado National customer service at 1-800- 955- 4236 or by email at bussupport@eldorado-bus.com.

2016 Ford Flex Sep 1, 2016

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V621000

Component(s): Fuel System, Gasoline

Summary: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2013- 2015 Ford Taurus, Ford Flex, Lincoln MKS and Lincoln MKT vehicles equipped with 3.5L GTDI Ecoboost engines and 2013- 2015 Ford Taurus Police Interceptor vehicles. A component within the fuel pump electric module (PEM) may overheat causing a loss of electrical power to the fuel pump.

Remedy: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the fuel PEM part number and replace the fuel PEM, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 12, 2016. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 16S31.

2016 Hyundai Sonata Sep 23, 2016

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V615000 Component(s): AIR BAGS

SUMMARY: Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2016 Sonata vehicles manufactured March 28, 2016 through April 12, 2016. The affected vehicles have a driver-side frontal air bag that may not adequately protect the driver's neck from injury in the event of a crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle 2 elementfleet.com Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."

REMEDY: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag module, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 14, 2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633- 5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 148

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