Improperly Installed Hub Oil Seal May Leak Oil – 2024 Big Tex 25GN, 25PH, 3XGN, & 3XPH Trailers

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March 29, 2024 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 24V243000

Improperly Installed Hub Oil Seal May Leak Oil

Oil leaking onto brake components can reduce braking ability and increase the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 24V243

Manufacturer Big Tex Trailer Manufacturing, Inc.

Components POWER TRAIN

Potential Number of Units Affected 112

 

Summary

Big Tex Trailer Manufacturing, Inc. (Big Tex Trailer) is recalling certain 2024 25GN, 25PH, 3XGN, and 3XPH trailers. The oil seals may have been improperly installed, which can cause oil to leak onto the brake system.

 

Remedy

Dealers will inspect and replace the hub seals as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed May 24, 2024. Owners may contact Big Tex Trailer customer service at 1-800-594-5637.

 

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 :

03.22.2024 Lippert notified Big Tex Trailers of equipment recall 24E-021

03.29.2024 Big Tex reviewed documentation provided by Lippert and determined a safety defect existed and filed this report.

03.29.2024 Zero warranty claims, field or service reports, injuries or deaths have been reported to Big Tex.

 


24E021 – Improperly Installed Hub Oil Seal May Leak Oil – Lippert Utility Hub Oil Seals

 

24E021 – Improperly Installed Hub Oil Seal May Leak Oil – Lippert Utility Hub Oil Seals

 


4 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
BIG TEX 25GN 2024
BIG TEX 25PH 2024
BIG TEX 3XGN 2024
BIG TEX 3XPH 2024

 


5 Associated Documents

Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-24V243-9507.PDF 212.767KB

 


Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-24V243-2925.pdf 646.068KB

 


Recall 573 Report – 04/05/2024

RCLRPT-24V243-4960.PDF 212.9KB

 


Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)

RCMN-24V243-9922.pdf 173.37KB

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Recall 573 Report – 04/17/2024

RCLRPT-24V243-4339.PDF 213.335KB

 


Latest Recalls Documents

For the Latest and Most recent Recall Information Visit the link below…

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=24V243&docType=RCL

 


 

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