Tire Pressure Regulation System Failure – 2025 Fruehauf Composite Trailers

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August 25, 2023 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 23V602000

Tire Pressure Regulation System Failure

Tire pressure loss while driving can cause a loss of stability and control or tire tread separation, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 23V602

Manufacturer Fruehauf Inc.

Components TIRES

Potential Number of Units Affected 786

 

Summary

Fruehauf Inc. (Fruehauf) is recalling certain 2025 Composite trailers equipped with Tire Pilot Plus tire pressure regulation systems (TPRS). All 8 tires may experience a loss of tire pressure while driving faster than 45 mph.

 

Remedy

As an interim action, owners will be instructed to disable the Tire Pilot Plus system. The final remedy is currently under development. Interim owner notification letters informing owners of the safety risk are expected to be mailed in September 2023. A second notice will be sent once the remedy is available. Owners may contact Fruehauf customer service at 1-270-282-0605.

 

Notes

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 www.nhtsa.gov.

 


Chronology :

From 23E-045
SAF HOLLAND received the first warranty claim reported a failure date of 27APR23. 11 additional warranty claims have been received for failures through 24MAY23. A seperate report from one customer reported an additional 8 failures that were detected before the trailer went into service. On 02JUN23, SAF-HOLLAND determined that a safety defect exists.

June 16 – Fruehauf Inc. received a preliminary notification about the issue.

June 16 – Fruehauf Inc. began an internal audit to identify the affected trailers.

June 18 – Fruehauf Inc. finished identifying VIN numbers and customers.

June 20 – Fruehauf Inc. began installing the SAF HOLLAND service bulletin in its plant.

June 21 – Fruehauf Inc. preliminarily notified its affected dealers of the recall.

June 26 – SAF HOLLAND sent mobile repairs units to Fruehauf Inc. to perform bulletin on trailers in lot.

August 25 – Fruehauf Inc. filed their own separate recall.

 


23E045 – Tire Pressure Regulation System Failure – SAF-Holland Tire Pilot Plus-Electronic Regulator Control Unit

 

23E045 – Tire Pressure Regulation System Failure – SAF-Holland Tire Pilot Plus-Electronic Regulator Control Unit

 


1 Affected Product

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
FRUEHAUF COMPOSITE 2025

 


2 Associated Documents

Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-23V602-6694.PDF 214.117KB

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Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-23V602-5229.pdf 646.264KB

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Latest Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=23V602&docType=RCL

 


 

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