Brake Light may Randomly Illuminate - Unruh Fire - 2018 Dodge Ram 5500

May 13, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V359000

Brake Light may Randomly Illuminate

If the brake lights incorrectly illuminate, it can confuse other drivers, possibly increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V359

Manufacturer Unruh Fire, Inc.

Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Potential Number of Units Affected 1

 

Summary

Unruh Fire, Inc. (Unruh Fire) is recalling one 2018 Dodge 5500-based fire truck equipped with Whelen brake lights. Depending on the specific wiring of the vehicle, these brake lights may illuminate when the brake pedal has not been pressed.

 

Remedy

Unruh Fire has notified the owner and will provide replacement brake lights, free of charge. The recall began in March 2019. Owners may contact Unruh Fire customer service at 1-800-856-7080.

 

Notes

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.


1 Affected Product

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
RAM 5500 2018

2 Associated Documents

Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-19V359-9015.pdf 244.545KB

Download (PDF, 239KB)


Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-19V359-6508.PDF 212.954KB

Download (PDF, 208KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=19V359&docType=RCL


 

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