NHTSA Recall 09E012000

 

Vehicle Make / Model: Model Year(s):

  • ACURA / INTEGRA 1990-1993
  • ACURA / LEGEND 1991-1995
  • ACURA / RSX 2002-2004
  • BMW / E36 1992-1998
  • BMW / E39 1995-2001
  • CHEVROLET / AVALANCHE 2002-2003
  • CHEVROLET / BLAZER 1995-1997
  • CHEVROLET / C10 1992-1998
  • CHEVROLET / CAMARO 1993-2002
  • CHEVROLET / CAPRICE 1991-1996
  • CHEVROLET / CAVALIER 1995-2002
  • CHEVROLET / CORVETTE 1997-2004
  • CHEVROLET / EXPRESS 1996-1999 2003-2005
  • CHEVROLET / LUMINA 1990-1994
  • CHEVROLET / MALIBU 1997-2002 2004-2007
  • CHEVROLET / S10 1998-2001
  • CHEVROLET / SILVERADO 1999-2002
  • CHRYSLER / 300M 1999-2004
  • CHRYSLER / CONCORDE 1998-2001
  • CHRYSLER / PT CRUISER 2001-2005
  • CHRYSLER / SEBRING 1996-2005
  • DODGE / AVENGER 1997-2000
  • DODGE / CARAVAN 1996-2000
  • DODGE / DAKOTA 1997-2006
  • DODGE / DURANGO 2004-2006
  • DODGE / INTREPID 1998-2004
  • DODGE / NEON 1995-2005
  • DODGE / RAM 1994-2005
  • FORD / ECONOLINE 1992-2003
  • FORD / EXPEDITION 2003-2006
  • FORD / EXPLORER 1995-2003
  • FORD / F-150 1992-2006
  • FORD / F-250 2000-2004
  • FORD / F250 2005-2007
  • FORD / FOCUS 2000-2003
  • FORD / MUSTANG 1987-2008
  • FORD / RANGER 1993-2003
  • FORD / TAURUS 1996-1999
  • FORD / THUNDERBIRD 1989-1997
  • GMC / SAVANA 1996-1999
  • HONDA / ACCORD 1990-1993 1998-2005
  • HONDA / CIVIC 1988-2003
  • HONDA / CRX 1990-1991
  • HONDA / ELEMENT 2003-2006
  • HONDA / ODYSSEY 1995-1998
  • HYUNDAI / SONATA 2006-2008
  • JEEP / CHEROKEE 1984-2001
  • JEEP / GRAND CHEROKEE 1993-2007
  • JEEP / LIBERTY 2002-2004
  • KIA / SPORTAGE 1998-2002
  • LEXUS / ES 1997-1999
  • LEXUS / GS 1998-2005
  • LEXUS / IS 1998-2005
  • LEXUS / LS 1998-2005
  • LEXUS / RX300 1999-2002
  • LINCOLN / NAVIGATOR 1998-2002
  • MAZDA / 626 1998-1999
  • MAZDA / B-SERIES TRUCK 1990-1991
  • MAZDA / B2000 1986-1989
  • MAZDA / MAZDA6 2003-2007
  • MAZDA / PROTEGE 1995-2003
  • MERCEDES / E CLASS 1985-1991
  • MERCEDES / S CLASS 1992-1993
  • MERCEDES BENZ / 190E 1984-1985 1990-1993
  • MERCEDES BENZ / E CLASS 1992-1996
  • MERCEDES BENZ / S CLASS 1994-1999
  • MERCEDES BENZ / SL 1991-1995
  • MERCEDES BENZ / SL CLASS 1996-1997
  • MITSUBISHI / ECLIPSE 1990-1991 1993-1999
  • MITSUBISHI / MIRAGE 1997-2002
  • NISSAN / ALTIMA 1998-1999 2002-2003
  • NISSAN / D21 1991-1997
  • NISSAN / FRONTIER 1998-2003
  • NISSAN / MAXIMA 1989-1998 2000-2002
  • NISSAN / PATHFINDER 1999-2003
  • NISSAN / PICKUP 1990
  • NISSAN / SENTRA 1995-1998
  • NISSAN / XTERRA 1999-2001
  • PONTIAC / BONNEVILLE 1996-1999
  • PONTIAC / GRAND AM 1999-2005
  • PONTIAC / GRAND PRIX 1997-2003
  • PONTIAC / SUNBIRD 1989-1994
  • PORSCHE / BOXSTER 1997-2004
  • SATURN / ION 2003-2007
  • SATURN / SL 1996-2002
  • SUBARU / IMPREZA 1993-2001
  • SUZUKI / VITARA 1999-2001
  • TOYOTA / 4RUNNER 1992-1998
  • TOYOTA / COROLLA 1994-2006
  • TOYOTA / MATRIX 2003-2004
  • TOYOTA / RAV4 1996-1997
  • TOYOTA / SCION XB 2004-2006
  • TOYOTA / TACOMA 1995-2000
  • VOLKSWAGEN / BEETLE 1998-2005
  • VOLKSWAGEN / GOLF 1999-2004
  • VOLKSWAGEN / JETTA 1990-1998

Equipment Brand Name / Part No. or Model No.: SABERSPORT / AFTERMARKET AUTO LIGHTING

Production Dates: Information not Available

Manufacturer: SABERSPORT Report Receipt Date: APR 07, 2009

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 09E012000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Potential Number of Units Affected: 16,270

Summary:

SABERSPORT IS RECALLING 16,270 COMBINATION CORNER AND BUMPER LAMP ASSEMBLIES OF VARIOUS PART NUMBERS SOLD FOR USE AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR VARIOUS PASSENGER VEHICLES. THESE HEADLAMPS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, “LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.” THESE LAMPS DO NOT CONTAIN THE REQUIRED AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS.

Consequence:

DECREASED LIGHTING VISIBILITY MAY RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH.

Remedy:

SABERSPORT WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER A FULL REFUND FOR THE NONCOMPLIANT COMBINATION LAMPS. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON MAY 11, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT SABERSPORT AT 1-909-598-7589.

Notes:

THIS RECALL ONLY PERTAINS TO AFTERMARKET REPLACEMENT EQUIPMENT AND HAS NO RELATION TO ANY ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT INSTALLED ON VEHICLES PRODUCED BY THE VEHICLE MANUFACTURER. IN ORDER TO DETERMINE IF YOUR AFTERMARKET LAMP ASSEMBLY IS AFFECTED BY THIS NONCOMPLIANCE, PLEASE REVIEW THE LIST OF MODEL NUMBERS PROVIDED TO US BY SABERSPORT. THE LIST CAN BE FOUND UNDER “DOCUMENT SEARCH” LOCATED AT THE BOTTOM OF YOUR SCREEN. OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION’S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153).