U-Bolts Securing Front Axle May Fail – 2019-2022 Oshkosh S-Series

Oshkosh Corporation

January 11, 2022 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 22V009000 U-Bolts Securing Front Axle May Fail Bolt failure may allow the front axle to shift or detach, increasing the risk of a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V009 Manufacturer Oshkosh Corporation Components SUSPENSION Potential Number of Units Affected 1,268   Summary Oshkosh Corporation (Oshkosh) is recalling certain 2019-2022 S-Series vehicles. The u-bolts securing … Read more

Drive Axle Drum Brake S-Cam U-Bolt Replacement – 2017-2022 Freightliner Cascadia

2022 Freightliner Cascadia

NHTSA ID Number: 10194477 Manufacturer Communication Number: CALFTL42-004   Summary Customer Advisory Letter for Drive Axle Drum Brake S-Cam U-Bolt Replacement.     Models Affected: Model year 2017 through 2022 Freightliner New Cascadia vehicles manufactured between November 10, 2016 and December 22, 2020 with drive axle drum brakes and intermediate track axles Our records indicate that you … Read more

U-Bolts for Spare Tire Carrier May Break – 2020 Heartland Mallard, Prowler, Trail Runner, & Wilderness Trailers

2018 Heartland Prowler

May 14, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V275000 U-Bolts for Spare Tire Carrier May Break If both U-bolts break, the carrier and spare tire can detach from the unit, resulting in an increased risk of injury and increase the risk of a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V275 Manufacturer Heartland Recreational Vehicles, LLC Components EQUIPMENT Potential Number of Units Affected 392 … Read more

Insufficient U-Bolt Torque Causing Axle Separation – 2018 SVO Group Embassy Shuttle Buses

SVO Group Embassy

March 8, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V194000 Insufficient U-Bolt Torque Causing Axle Separation The loose U-bolts may further loosen or break allowing the axle to separate and cause a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.   NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V194 Manufacturer SVO Group Inc Components SUSPENSION Potential Number of Units Affected 5   Summary SVO … Read more

U-Bolt Torque – 2018 Forest River, Elkhart Coach, Glaval Bus, 2018-2019 Starcraft Bus, Transit Buses

Starcraft Bus Allstar

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V366 Manufacturer Forest River, Inc. Components SUSPENSION Potential Number of Units Affected 144   Insufficient U-Bolt Torque Causing Axle Separation The loose U-bolts may further loosen or break allowing the axle to separate and cause a loss of control, increasing the risk of a crash.   Summary Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling certain 2018 … Read more