The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued the following recalls:
DAIMLER VANS USA
Instrument Cluster Display Too Bright
A display that is too bright can hinder the driver’s vision, increasing the risk of a crash.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,285
Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Mercedes Benz Sprinter and Freightliner Sprinter vehicles. The multifunctional display in the instrument cluster may not be adjustable and appear too bright in certain lighting conditions. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 101, “Control and Displays.”
DVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will update the instrument cluster software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 24, 2021. Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267. DVUSA’s number for this recall is VS3DISPKI.
Pin Box May Be Under-rated for Gross Weight
The under-rated pin-box may fail, increasing the risk of a crash.
Potential Number of Units Affected: 211
Forest River is recalling certain 2021 Forest River Rockwood and Flagstaff fifth wheels recreational vehicles. The pin box may be under-rated for the Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) of the vehicle.
Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will inspect, and if necessary, replace the pin box, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 14, 2021. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-574-642-8943. Forest River’s number for this recall is 10C-1319.
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