Safety Alert Number 1010350



Fire Truck Recall
Vehicle Make / Model: Model Year(s):
PIERCE / CUSTOM CONTENDER 2010
PIERCE / SABER 2010
Manufacturer: PIERCE MANUFACTURING Mfr's Report Date: SEP 20, 2010
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 10V425000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Summary:
PIERCE IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010 SABER AND CUSTOM CONTENDER FIRE
APPARATUS VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM MARCH 25, 2010, THROUGH JUNE 22, 2010. THE
BATTERY SWITCH POSITIVE ELECTRICAL POST MAY COME IN CONTACT WITH THE DRIVER SEAT
BASE REINFORCEMENT. Consequence:
IF THIS HAPPENS, A SHORT CIRCUIT MAY RESULT IN A FIRE. Remedy:
PIERCE WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND DEALERS WILL REPAIR THE VEHICLES FREE OF CHARGE. THE
SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 7, 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT PIERCE AT 1-920-832-3000. Notes:
PIERCE'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS 74B204. OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL
HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY
1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .