RECALL Subject : Incorrect Wheel Bearings may cause Wheel Fire

Report Receipt Date: JUN 10, 2013

NHTSA Campaign Number: 13V242000

Component(s): SUSPENSION

Potential Number of Units Affected: 62

Manufacturer: Spartan Motors, Inc.

Spartan Motors, Inc. (Spartan) is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 K2, K3, and MM motor homes manufactured March 2, 2012, through July 30, 2012 and equipped with a 1660 independent front suspension supplied by Reyco Granning. The motor homes may have incorrect wheel bearings installed in the front suspension.


Incorrect wheel bearings may cause the vehicle to pull to one side and with continued use, there is a risk of a fire starting at the wheel.

Spartan will notify owners and dealers will inspect the bearings and replace them, as needed, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin by the end of June 2013. Owners may contact Spartan at 1-517-543-6400. Spartan's campaign number is 13-009.

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153)