Corrosion on Remote Control Circuit Board – 2022 Ferrara Ultra & Inferno Fire Trucks

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May 4, 2023 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 23V317000

Corrosion on Remote Control Circuit Board

A winch that operates unintentionally increases the risk of injury.


NHTSA Campaign Number: 23V317

Manufacturer Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc.


Potential Number of Units Affected 3



Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc. (Ferrara Fire) is recalling certain 2022 Ultra and Inferno fire trucks, equipped with a Warn Winch and a wireless handheld remote. Water may enter the handheld remote control for the winch and cause circuit board corrosion, which can allow the winch to operate unintentionally.



Ferrara Fire will work with Warn Industries, Inc. to provide owners instructions on how to inspect the remote for corrosion and disable the wireless function by removing the battery pack from the remote. If corrosion or water intrusion is found when removing the battery pack, owners should stop using the remote and contact WARN customer service for a replacement remote, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed by June 26, 2023. Owners may contact Ferrara customer service at 1-800-443-9006.



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


Chronology :

On April 10, 2023 – Ferrara Fire received communication from Warn Industrial of a potential issue with remote controls.

April 10-12, 2023 – Ferrara Fire identified the potential population, conducted a risk assessment and issued a stop ship.

On April 14, 2023 – Escalated the issue to REV Group Management.

May 2, 2023 – REV Group Recall Committee approved a voluntary recall for this issue.


2 Affected Products




2 Associated Documents

Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-23V317-4747.pdf 645.437KB

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Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-23V317-4406.PDF 214.288KB

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