ARVINMERITOR PUROLATOR PRO~FUEL Recall - Recall ID 52119

ARVINMERITOR PUROLATOR PRO~FUEL Recall

NHTSA Campaign Number: 02E056000 
Vehicle/Equipment Make: ARVINMERITOR 
Vehicle/Eqipment Model: PUROLATOR PRO~FUEL 
Model Year: n/a 
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Mfg Component Desc: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE 
Mfg Involved in Recall: ARVINMERITOR 
Manufacture Dates:  
Type of Report: (E) Vehicle 
Potential # of Units Affected: 32,518 
Date Owner Notified by Mfg: 10-01-02 
Recall Initiated By: MFR 
Mfg Responsible for Recall: MERITOR, INC 
Report Recieved Date: 10-01-02 
Record Creation Date: 10-08-02 
Regulation Part Number:  
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Defect Summary: PUROLATOR PRO~FUEL AND NAPA BRAND IN-LINE FUEL REGULATORS SHIPPED BY ARVINMERITOR FROM NOVEMBER 1, 2001, THROUGH AUGUST 31, 2002. THE ELASTOMER USED FOR A DIAPHRAGM IN THE SUSPECT REGULATOR IS NOT COMPATIBLE WITH AUTOMOTIVE FUELS. 
Consequence Summary: PROLONGED EXPOSURE CAN RESULT IN THE DEGRADATION AND WEAKENING OF THE REGULATOR DIAPHRAGM. AS A RESULT, THE DIAPHRAGM MAY LEAK FUEL, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A VEHICLE FIRE. 
Corrective Summary: ARVINMERITOR WILL NOTIFY ITS CUSTOMERS AND REPLACE THE SUSPECT FUEL REGULATORS. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN OCTOBER 1, 2002. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT ARVINMERITOR LVA CUSTOMER SERVICE AT 800-637-0580. 
Notes: ALSO, CUSTOMERS CANCONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236). 
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