COTTRELL TRAILER 2000: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CHAMBER

Make : COTTRELL Model : TRAILER Year : 2000
Build Dates : 2000-06-01 - 2000-08-29
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 00V400000
Date Owner's Notified: 2000-11-29 Date Received by ODI: 2000-12-08 Date Added to Database: 2000-12-15
Manufacturers Involved: FOUR WINNS BOATS, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CHAMBER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1537
Summary:
      VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: BOAT TRAILERS EQUIPPED WITH BRAKE SOLENOIDS MANUFACTURED BY KODIAK/IMS. AS A RESULT OF A DEFECTIVE SOLENOID VALVE, THE BRAKES MAY NOT ACTUATE PROPERLY, RESULTING IN THE BRAKES LOCKING UP ON TRAILERS HAULING BOATS.
Consequence:
      THIS CONDITION COULD RESULT IN A LACK OF BRAKING ON TRAILERS HAULING BOATS, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
      DEALERS WILL REPLACE THESE SOLENOID VALVES.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING NOVEMBER 2000.OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT FOUR WINNS AT 1-231-775-1343.ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT '1-888-327-4236'.