WASHINGTON — Navistar has issued a significant recall involving 44,887 units due to wiring issues.
According to a filing with the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA), the recall affects certain certain 2016-20 International DuraStar, WorkStar and 2017-18 International TranStar models, as well as 2018 International ProStar, 2020 International HV, MV and 2018 IC Bus HC Commercial buses.
The heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) blower motor circuit may have an insufficient wiring terminal that can overheat and cause a fire, according to the NHTSA report.
Dealers will replace the HVAC blower motor load circuit wiring terminal free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed June 5, 2023.
Owners may contact Navistar’s customer service at (800) 448-7825. Navistar’s number for this recall is 23510.
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