Inspecting Draft Arms - 2013-2018 East Frameless Dump Hybrid Trailers

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NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V684
Manufacturer East Manufacturing Corp.
Components STRUCTURE
Potential Number of Units Affected 620


Draft Arm Tubing may Crack

If the draft arm tubing fails, a loss of vehicle control could occur, increasing the risk of a crash.



East Manufacturing Corp. (East) is recalling certain 2013-2018 Frameless Dump Hybrid trailers. These trailers have draft arm tubing that may crack and fail.



East Manufacturing will notify owners and dealers will inspect for cracks. If no cracks are found, dealers will remove the old brace bracket and replace with an updated bracket, free of charge. If cracks are found, dealers will install a new draft arm assembly, free of charge. The recall began on December 20, 2017. Owners may contact East customer service at 1-330-325-9921.



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

SUBJECT: Inspecting Draft Arms
Regarding Safety Recall 17V-684
DATE: February 2018 REV: C

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Safety Recall 17V-684 Rev D

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Recall Acknowledgement

November 22, 2017

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