1996 INTERNATIONAL 4700 Recall - Recall ID 53608

1996 INTERNATIONAL 4700 Recall

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NHTSA Campaign Number: 03V083000 
Vehicle/Equipment Make: INTERNATIONAL 
Vehicle/Eqipment Model: 4700 
Model Year: 1996 
Mfg Campaign Number: 03503 
Mfg Component Desc: SEATS 
Mfg Involved in Recall: INTERNATIONAL TRUCK & ENGINE CORPORATION 
Manufacture Dates: 12-13-94 through 09-04-98 
Type of Report: (V) Vehicle 
Potential # of Units Affected: 2,418 
Date Owner Notified by Mfg: 03-31-03 
Recall Initiated By: MFR 
Mfg Responsible for Recall: NAVISTAR, INC 
Report Recieved Date: 03-06-03 
Record Creation Date: 03-17-03 
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Defect Summary: ON CERTAIN HEAVY DUTY TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH BOSTROM DRIVER SEAT MODELS 910, 910SC, OR 914 AND INTERNATIONAL'S PARKING BRAKE CODE 04036, IF SOMEONE OUTSIDE THE CAB ADJUSTS/SLIDES THE DRIVER'S SEAT TO ITS MOST FORWARD POSITION, WITH THE PARKING BRAKE SET, THE SEAT WILL CONTACT AND RELEASE THE PARKING BRAKE LEVER. 
Consequence Summary: IF THE PARKING BRAKE IS ACCIDENTALLY RELEASED, THE VEHICLE COULD MOVE UNEXPECTEDLY, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH. 
Corrective Summary: DEALERS WILL INSTALL A STOP-BRACKET ON THE SEAT TRACK TO LIMIT THE TRAVEL OF THE SEAT SO THAT THE SEAT CANNOT RELEASE THE PARKING BRAKE LEVER. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN ON MARCH 31, 2003. 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 INTERNATIONAL AT 1-800-448-7825. 
Notes: INTERNATIONAL RECALL NO. 03503.(PREVIOUSLY 01503)CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236). 
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1996 INTERNATIONAL 4700 Recall - Recall ID 53608 for INTERNATIONAL 4700 SEATS

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