FREIGHTLINER UNSPECIFIED 1985: STRUCTURE:BODY

 
Make : FREIGHTLINER Model : UNSPECIFIED Year : 1985
Build Dates : 1984-04-01 - 1985-10-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 86V011000
Date Owner's Notified: 1986-03-07 Date Received by ODI: 1986-01-28 Date Added to Database: 1986-01-31
Manufacturers Involved: FREIGHTLINER LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: STRUCTURE:BODY
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 25000
Summary:
      THE CENTER BRACKET, ONE OF THE THREE USED TO HOLD THE GRAB HANDLE IN PLACE, CONTAINS A RIVET WHICH MAY NOT BE PROPERLY ALIGN. THIS ALLOWS A SMALL GAP TO EXIST BETWEEN THE RIVET HEAD AND THE BRACKET. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: A RING ON A FINGER COULD BE CAUGHT IN THE GAP AND RESULT IN PERSONAL INJURY TO A PERSON GETTING OUT OR INTO THE CAB.
Consequence:
     
Remedy:
      REMOVE THE RIVET ON EACH CENTER BRACKET.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: GRAB HANDLE FOR CAB ENTRY AND EXITS.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: C.O.E. AND LONG NOSE CONVENTIONAL TRUCKS.