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May 2017

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56 NOLN | www.noln.net of a crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 226, "Ejection Mitigation." If the IC air bags do not deploy properly in the event of a crash, the vehicle occupants have an in- creased risk of injury. Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will in- spect and replace the bolts, as necessary, free of charge. 2015-2018 Kenworth K370, T880, T680; 2017-2018 Peterbilt 567, 579 PACCAR Incorporated is recalling certain trucks because the plastic fuel tee fittings on them may leak fuel. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire. Kenworth and Peterbilt will notify owners, and dealers will replace the suspect fuel tees, free of charge. 2015-2017 Isuzu NPR HD, NPR XD, NQR, NRR Isuzu Technical Center of America, Inc. is recall- ing certain trucks because during manufacturing, the stamping equipment may have created burrs on the frame crossmember that the transmission is mounted to. ese burrs may cause the trans- mission mounting studs to break. If the studs break, the transmission may not be properly supported, preventing it from shifting correctly and increasing the risk of a crash. Isuzu will notify owners, and dealers will in- spect the vehicles and install a metal shim to pre- vent stress on the mounting studs, free of charge. 2013-2016 Freightliner Sprinter 2500, Sprinter 3500; 2013-2016 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500, Sprinter 3500 Daimler Vans USA, LLC is recalling certain vans because they were manufactured without a rein- forcement plate and protective bracket on the air bag control unit. As a result, the air bag control unit may not remain functional after the initial impact, possibly preventing additional air bags from deploying in response to a secondary im- pact. If additional air bags do not deploy as intended, the occupants are at an increased risk of injury. DVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will in- stall a reinforcement plate and protective bracket around the air bag control unit, free of charge. 2016-2017 Winnebago Travato Winnebago Industries, Inc. is recalling certain 2016-2017 Travato recreational vehicles. e liquid propane (LP) hose may contact the emergency brake cable, potentially damaging it and causing it to leak propane. A propane leak can increase the risk of a fire or an explosion. Winnebago will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles, repositioning and securing the LP hose to avoid contact with the brake cable, free of charge. 2014-2015 Thor Motor Coach Tuscany, Tuscany XTE, Palazzo or Motor Coach is recalling certain motor- homes because the windshield wiper systems on them may have been improperly installed or se- cured, causing the wipers to fail during operation. If the windshield wipers fail, the driver would have decreased visibility, increasing the risk of a crash. TMC will notify owners, and dealers will in- spect the wiper system, tightening the wiper nuts to the proper specifications, as necessary, free of charge. 2012 Nissan Versa Nissan North America, Inc. is recalling certain Versa vehicles. Degradation of the side impact sensor connector pins may cause the curtain and seat-mounted air bags to deploy unexpectedly if the door is slammed. If the curtain and seat-mounted airbags inad- vertently deploy, it can increase the risk of injury. Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will in- stall a new jumper harness and replace the side impact satellite sensors, free of charge. 2015 Fleetwood Bounder Classic; 2016-2017 Fleetwood Flair, Storm; 2015-2016 Fleetwood Terra; 2016-2017 Holiday Rambler Admiral XE; 2017 Holiday Rambler Vacationer XE REV Recreation Group is recalling certain mo- torhomes equipped with an Onan 5.5 Kilowatt Generator. ey have an external fuel pump and in-line fuel filter that may be improperly secured to the chassis. If the fuel pump or filter detach or become loose, a fuel leak may result, which, in the presence of an ignition source, can increase the risk of a fire or explosion. REV will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the mounting of the generator's external fuel pump and in-line fuel filter, securing them as nec- essary, free of charge. 2011-2013 BMW X5; 2011-2014 BMW X6; 2011 BMW X6 ActiveHybrid SAC BMW of North America, LLC is recalling cer- tain 2011-2013 X5 xDrive35i, X5 xDrive50i, X5 M and X5 xDrive 35d vehicles, 2011-2014 X6 xDrive35i, X6 xDrive 50i and X6M vehicles, and 2011 x6 ActiveHybrid vehicles. Water and debris may enter the front drivesh- aft's universal joint, causing excessive wear and possibly resulting in the joint's failure. If the front universal joint fails, the front wheels would not be driven, affecting vehicle traction. Additional- ly, continued driving of the vehicle with a broken front universal joint may damage other compo- nents. Either condition may increase the risk of a crash. BMW will notify owners, and dealers will re- place the front driveshaft, free of charge. S For a complete list of this month's recalls, visit: www.noln.net 2016 Freightliner Sprinter 2500 2012 Nissan Versa 2015 Fleetwood Bounder Classic 2017 Winnebago Travota 2015 Thor Motor Coach Tuscany

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