V1705 – Kidde Fire Extinguisher – 2008 2011-2018 Isuzu Trucks

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V726
Manufacturer Isuzu Technical Center of America, Inc.
Components EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 69,138

 

Fire Extinguisher May Be Clogged or Inoperable

In the event of a fire, if the fire extinguisher does not function properly, it can increase the risk of injury.

 

Summary

Isuzu Technical Center of America, Inc. (Isuzu) is recalling certain 2011-2017 Isuzu NPR, 2008 NPR HD and NPR-HD Gas, 2011-2018 NPR HD and NRR, 2015-2018 NPR XD, 2012-2018 NQR, 2012-2017 NPR Gas and NPR-HD Gas, 2016-2017 Chevrolet Low Cab Forward 3500 HD, 3500 and 4500 and 2017-2018 Chevrolet Low Cab Forward 4500 HD, 4500 XD, 5500 HD and 5500 XD vehicles, equipped with certain Walter Kidde Plastic-Handle Fire Extinguishers, models FC10 and FC110. These extinguishers may become clogged, preventing the extinguisher from discharging as expected or excessive force may be needed to activate the extinguisher. Additionally, in certain models, the nozzle may detach from the valve assembly with enough force that it could cause injury and also render the product inoperable.

 

Remedy

Isuzu will notify owners, instructing them to contact Kidde to get a replacement fire extinguisher, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in December 2017. Owners may contact Isuzu customer service at 1-866-441-9638 or Walter Kidde customer service at 1-855-262-3540 or they may also visit www.kidde.com and click on “Product Safety Recall” to order replacement fire extinguishers free of charge. Isuzu’s number for this recall is V1705. Note: This recall includes fire extinguishers provided as a remedy for previous Isuzu recall 15V778.

 

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

 

Check if your Vehicle has a Recall


JANUARY 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RCRIT-17V726-8652.pdf

Download (PDF, 307KB)


NOVEMBER 2017

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RCMN-17V726-6895.pdf

Download (PDF, 552KB)


January 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RCMN-17V726-9981.pdf

Download (PDF, 33KB)


JANUARY 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RCONL-17V726-2088.pdf

Download (PDF, 268KB)


December 13, 2017

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RCAK-17V726-6899.pdf

Download (PDF, 289KB)


 

SaleBestseller No. 1
First Alert 1038789 Standard Home Fire Extinguisher Red
  • First Alert's HOME1 Fire Extinguisher is UL rated 1-A: 10-B:C; it features durable all-metal construction with a commercial-grade metal valve and trigger
  • Multipurpose fire extinguisher fights wood, paper, trash, plastics, gasoline, oil, and electrical-equipment fires
  • Uses monoammonium phosphate extinguishing agent; rechargeable by certified professionals after use
  • Metal pull pin with a safety seal to help prevent accidental discharge and tampering; corrosion-resistant, easy-to-read, color-coded metal gauge; waterproof label with easy instructions
  • U.S. Coast Guard-approved for marine use
SaleBestseller No. 2
Kidde FA110 Multi Purpose Fire Extinguisher 1A10BC, 1 Pack
  • MULTIPURPOSE PROTECTION: Fights Class A, B, and C fires and is is UL rated 1-A:10-B:C, suitable for use on most common household fires
  • EASY TO READ: Gauge tells you when fire extinguisher is charged and ready for use
  • EASY TO USE: Easy to pull safety pin and commercial grade metal valve & trigger
  • LIGHT WEIGHT: Durable all metal construction. US Coast Guard approved
  • CLEAR INSTRUCTION LABEL: Shows the steps required to operate the extinguisher
Bestseller No. 3
First Alert Home Fire Extinguisher - 4-Pk, Rated 1-A:10-B:C, Model# HOME1
  • Home fire extinguisher
  • Durable metal head
  • Corrosion-resistant gauge
  • Metal pull pin with safety seal to deter accidental discharge
SaleBestseller No. 4
Fire Gone 2NBFG2704 White/Red Fire Suppressant Canisters - 16 Ounce, (Pack of 2 Units)
  • Pack of 2 Fire Suppressant Canisters.
  • For Classes A,B and C fires
  • Made with AFFF (Aqueous film forming foams)
  • Easy to use
  • Ships in Certified Frustration-Free Packaging
Bestseller No. 5
Bestseller No. 6
Kidde 21005779 Pro 210 Fire Extinguisher, ABC, 160CI, 4 lbs, 1 Pack
  • MULTIPURPOSE PROTECTION: Fights Class A, B, and C fires and is is UL rated 2-A:10-B:C
  • EASY TO READ: Gauge tells you when fire extinguisher is charged and ready for use
  • LIGHT WEIGHT: Durable corrosion resistant aluminum cylinder
  • CLEAR INSTRUCTION LABEL: Shows the steps required to operate the extinguisher
  • QUICK AND POWERFUL: Discharge time of 13 to 15 seconds, a discharge range of 10 to 15 feet, and an operating pressure of 100 PSI
SaleBestseller No. 7
Amerex B500, 5lb ABC Dry Chemical Class A B C Fire Extinguisher
  • ABC Dry Chemical, Class A:B:C Extinguisher
  • For use on Class A (ordinary combustibles), Class B (Flammable liquid) spills or Fires involving live electrical equipment (Class C)
  • 14 sec. discharge time
  • All metal valve construction, Aluminum Valve
  • Includes Wall Bracket
SaleBestseller No. 8
First Alert AF400 Tundra Fire Extinguishing Aerosol Spray
  • The First Alert Tundra Portable Fire Extinguisher discharges 4 times longer than a traditional fire extinguisher, providing 32 seconds of firefighting time
  • Light aerosol can is easy to hold, carry, and use; ideal for kitchen, garage, boat, RV, dorm, and more
  • Extinguishes paper, fabric, wood, grease, and electrical fires
  • Formula is biodegradable and nontoxic and wipes clean
  • 3-year limited warranty; ETL rated
Bestseller No. 9
Amerex B402, 5lb ABC Dry Chemical Class A B C Fire Extinguisher, with Wall Bracket
  • ABC Dry Chemical, Class A:B:C Extinguisher
  • For use on Class A (ordinary combustibles), Class B (Flammable liquid) spills or Fires involving live electrical equipment (Class C)
  • 14 sec. discharge time
  • All metal valve construction, Aluminum Valve
  • Includes Wall Bracket
Bestseller No. 10
First Alert Pro5 5 Pound Professional Fire Extinguisher, 1 Pack, Red
  • The First Alert Pro5 fire extinguisher is UL rated 3-a: 40-b: C and exceeds minimum 2-a: 10-b: C code requirements; it features durable all-metal construction with a commercial-grade metal valve and head
  • Heavy-duty fire extinguisher is ideal for home offices and small businesses, and fights wood, fabric, paper, flammable-liquid, and electrical fires
  • Uses oxoammonium Phosphate extinguishing agent; rechargeable by certified professionals after use
  • Includes mounting bracket and easy-to-read, color-coded, corrosion-resistant pressure gauge
  • 12-Year limited warranty

Last update on 2019-03-18 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last update on 2019-03-18 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Leave A Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.