Axle Spindle Failure - 2018 Kaufman Double Deck Car Hauler Trailers

February 20, 2018 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 18V126000

Axle Spindle Failure

A wheel and hub detachment increases the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V126

Manufacturer Kaufman Trailers of NE, Inc.

Components SUSPENSION

Potential Number of Units Affected 81

 

Summary

Kaufman Trailers of NC, Inc. (Kaufman) is recalling certain 2018 Kaufman Double Deck Car Hauler trailers, model numbers FE-3/7K-44 and FE-3/7K-47. The axles may have incorrect spindles which may fail, resulting in the detachment of a wheel and hub

from the trailer.

 

Remedy

Kaufman will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the axles and replace any axles that have incorrect spindles, free of charge. The recall began on February 28, 2018. Owners may contact Kaufman customer service at 1-336-790-2756 or 1-336-790-6800.

 

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.safercar.gov.


1 Affected Product

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
KAUFMAN DOUBLE DECK CAR HAULER 2018

8 Associated Documents

Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-18V126-2595.PDF 215.212KB

Download (PDF, 210KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-18V126-4580.pdf 246.132KB

Download (PDF, 240KB)


Recall Quarterly Report #3, 2018-3

RCLQRT-18V126-0989.PDF 211.48KB

Download (PDF, 207KB)


Recall Quarterly Report #1, 2018-1

RCLQRT-18V126-6058.PDF 211.48KB

Download (PDF, 207KB)


Recall Quarterly Report #5, 2019-1

RCLQRT-18V126-1369.PDF 211.48KB

Download (PDF, 207KB)


Recall Quarterly Report #4, 2018-4

RCLQRT-18V126-0908.PDF 211.48KB

Download (PDF, 207KB)


Recall Quarterly Report #2, 2018-2

RCLQRT-18V126-5509.PDF 211.48KB

Download (PDF, 207KB)


Recall Quarterly Report #6, 2019-2

RCLQRT-18V126-1596.PDF 211.565KB

Download (PDF, 207KB)


Latest Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V126&docType=RCL


 

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