FERRARA AERIAL 2001: EQUIPMENT
|Make : FERRARA||Model : AERIAL||Year : 2001|
|Build Dates : 1997-01-01 - 2016-11-30|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V887000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2017-01-11||Date Received by ODI: 2016-12-09||Date Added to Database: 2016-12-09|
|Manufacturers Involved: Smeal Holding, LLC|
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|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 216|
Smeal Fire Apparatus Co., Inc. "Smeal" is recalling certain model year 1997-2016 Rear Mount Aerial Platform Apparatus emergency vehicles manufactured January 1, 1997, to November 30, 2016. The affected vehicles are equipped with a movable ladder access guardrail that may bend or break under heavy loads.
A guardrail that bends or breaks under load can increase the risk of injury.
Smeal will notify owners, and dealers will add a support to the opposite side of the guardrail, free of charge. The recall began on January 11, 2017. Owners may contact Smeal customer service at 1-877-415-8628.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
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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.