Missing Reflex Reflectors/FMVSS 108 - 2014-2019 McElrath Trailers VX Trailers

November 5, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V793000

Missing Reflex Reflectors/FMVSS 108

The lack of reflex reflectors can reduce the trailer's visibility to others, increasing the risk of a crash.


NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V793

Manufacturer Conel, LLC dba McElrath Trailers


Potential Number of Units Affected 1,261



Conel, LLC dba McElrath Trailers (McElrath Trailers) is recalling certain 2014-2019 VX trailers. The side marker LED lights may be missing reflex reflectors. 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."



McElrath Trailers will notify owners, and dealers will install separate reflex reflectors on the sides and rear of the trailer, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact McElrath Trailers customer service at 1-864-814-2220.



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.safercar.gov.

6 Affected Products



2 Associated Documents

Non-Compliance Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-19V793-9921.PDF 212.595KB

Download (PDF, 208KB)

Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-19V793-2145.pdf 245.209KB

Download (PDF, 239KB)

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