DITCH WITCH S5A2 2001: WHEELS

Make : DITCH WITCH Model : S5A2 Year : 2001
Build Dates : 1996-01-10 - 1997-12-31
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 01V041000
Date Owner's Notified: 2001-03-19 Date Received by ODI: 2001-02-12 Date Added to Database: 2001-02-28
Manufacturers Involved: Charles Machine Works Inc
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: WHEELS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 723
Summary:
      VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: TRAILERS EQUIPPED WITH WHEELS PAINTED SILVER WITH "DOT USA T 16 X 6 KH" STAMPED INTO THE RIM. THE CENTER DISK CAN CRACK WITH POSSIBLE SEPARATION OF RIM FROM DISK.
Consequence:
      THIS INCREASES THE RISK OF LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL.
Remedy:
      DEALERS WILL REPLACE THESE WHEELS. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN MARCH 19, 2001. 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 CHARLES MACHINE AT 1-580-336-4402.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT '1-888-327-4236'.