Fastener Failure may Cause Pedestal Separation - 2018-2019 Altec LR7, TA50, TA55, TA60 & TDA58 Aerial Devices

August 6, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V578000

Fastener Failure may Cause Pedestal Separation

If the fasteners break, the pedestal may separate from turntable, increasing the risk of injury or death.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V578

Manufacturer Altec Industries Inc.

Components STRUCTURE, EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected 118

 

Summary

Altec Industries Inc. (Altec) is recalling certain 2018-2019 LR7, TA50, TA55, TA60 and TDA58 Aerial Devices. The high strength fasteners used to secure the pedestal to the turntable may fail.

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Loss of Hydraulic Steering Assist - 2018 KME Predator TDA, 2019 Predator SS Aerial & Predator Pumper Fire Trucks

August 6, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V577000

Loss of Hydraulic Steering Assist

A loss of hydraulic steering assist can increase the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V577

Manufacturer Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corp.

Components SUSPENSION

Potential Number of Units Affected 3

 

Summary

Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corp. (KME) is recalling certain 2018 Predator TDA, 2019 Predator SS Aerial and Predator Pumper fire trucks. The front shocks may separate from their upper mount on the front suspension. The loose shock may contact and damage the steering gear housing, possibly causing a steering fluid leak and a loss of power steering assist.

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Aerial Device May Become Unstable and Collapse - 2017-2019 Altec LS60 Aerial Devices

August 5, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V573000

Aerial Device May Become Unstable and Collapse

An unstable aerial device can increase the risk of injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V573

Manufacturer Altec Industries Inc.

Components EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected 32

 

Summary

Altec Industries Inc. (Altec) is recalling certain 2017-2019 LS60 Aerial Devices. The aerial devices may not meet all aerial level ground and slope stability requirements, allowing the units to become unstable and possibly overturn.

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Wheel Studs May be Too Long - 2018-2019 Winnebago Fuse Motorhomes

August 1, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V568000

Wheel Studs May be Too Long

Wheels that cannot be torqued properly may loosen and detach, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V568

Manufacturer Winnebago Industries, Inc

Components WHEELS

Potential Number of Units Affected 112

 

Summary

Winnebago Industries, Inc. (Winnebago) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Fuse motorhomes built on a 2018 Ford Transit chassis and equipped with aluminum wheel feature code 63W. The wheel studs may be too long, preventing the lug nuts from properly securing the wheels.

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RC000171 - MORryde Battery Tray - 2019-2020 Thor Omni & Magnitude Motorhomes

August 1, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V566000

Battery Tray May Detach From Chassis

If the battery tray detaches from the chassis, the battery may discharge, causing the vehicle to stall and increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V566

Manufacturer Thor Motor Coach

Components EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected 181

 

Summary

Thor Motor Coach (TMC) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Omni and Magnitude motorhomes. The battery tray may be improperly welded to the chassis frame, allowing the battery tray to detach from the chassis.

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