RECALL Subject : License Plate Lamp may Detach/FMVSS 108
Report Receipt Date: MAY 06, 2016
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V274000
Component(s): EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected: 14,731
Vehicle / Make / Model / Model Year(s)
LAND ROVER DISCOVERY SPORT 2015-2016
Manufacturer: Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC
Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Land Rover) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Land Rover Discovery Sport vehicles manufactured September 17, 2014, to March 5, 2016. In the affected vehicles, the license plate illumination lamp may fall out. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."
Without license plate illumination, the vehicle may be difficult to identify at night.
Land Rover will notify owners, and dealers will replace both rear license plate lamp housings, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 27, 2016. Owners may contact Land Rover customer service at 1-800-637-6837. Land Rover's number for this recall is P077.