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International 5500I Recall, International 5600I Recall, International 5900I Recall

Navistar sealed battery cables can cause engine shut down.

2007 thru 2010 INTERNATIONAL 5500I
2007 thru 2010 INTERNATIONAL 5600I
2007 thru 2010 INTERNATIONAL 5900I

Manufacturer: NAVISTAR, INC
Mfr's Report Date: MAY 29, 2009
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 09V195000
N/ANHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY:CABLES
Potential Number of Units Affected: 45

Summary: NAVISTAR IS RECALLING 45 MODEL YEAR 2007 THROUGH 2010 HEAVY DUTY TRUCKS MANUFACTURED BETWEEN JANUARY 1, 2007 AND MAY 15, 2009 EQUIPPED WITH FEATURE CODE 008875 SEALED BATTERY CABLES. THE PLASTIC COVER THAT SEALS THE TERMINAL OF THE CAB FEED BATTERY CABLE MAY PREVENT PROPER ELECTRICAL CONTACT WITH THE FUSE OR BATTERY TERMINAL POST RESULTING IN AN OPEN OR UNPROTECTED CIRCUIT.

Consequence: AN OPEN CIRCUIT MAY RESULT IN SUDDEN LOSS OF CAB POWER OR ENGINE SHUT DOWN, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A CRASH. AN UNPROTECTED CIRCUIT MAY CAUSE AN ELECTRICAL SHORT WHICH COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.

Remedy: NAVISTAR WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REPAIR THE AFFECTED VEHICLES.

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