FERRARA IGNITER 2010: SUSPENSION:FRONT

Make : FERRARA Model : IGNITER Year : 2010
Build Dates : 2004-01-02 - 2006-01-13
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V174000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-04-27 Date Received by ODI: 2018-03-14 Date Added to Database: 2018-03-16
Manufacturers Involved: Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SUSPENSION:FRONT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 59
Summary:
      Ferrara Fire Apparatus, Inc. "Ferrara" is recalling certain 2004-2012 Inferno and Igniter emergency vehicles, equipped with Timoney Independent Front Suspensions. Inconsistent machining may result in fatigue cracks developing over time in the front axle spindles, causing failure of the spindle and the possible separation of a front wheel from the vehicle.
Consequence:
      A wheel separation from the vehicle can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Ferrara will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front axle spindle, free of charge. The recall began on April 27, 2018. Owners may contact Ferrara customer service at 1-800-443-9006.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      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.