GREAT DANE UNSPECIFIED 1962: SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY

Make : GREAT DANE Model : UNSPECIFIED Year : 1962
Build Dates : 1960-01-01 - 1962-07-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 71V208000
Date Owner's Notified: 1971-11-23 Date Received by ODI: 1971-11-12 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: Great Dane Trailers
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Component: SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 240
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      GREAT DANE CAMPAIGN NO N/A.VAN PLATFORM AND TANK TRAILERS. POSSIBILITY THATINDUCTION HARDENING PROCESS IN EFFECT AT NORT H-AMERICAN ROCKWELL AXLE PLANTMAY HAVE CREATED HIGH RESIDUALSTRESSES AT INNER BEARING SHOULDER AREA.STRESSES MAY BECOMEPHYSICAL CRACKS UNDER EXTENDED FIELD SERVICE.CONTINUEDUSE O F AXLE AFTER CRACKING OCCURS, MAY CAUSE AXLE SPINDLE TO FRACTU RE.'CORRECT BY INSPECTING AND REPLACING WHERE NECESSARY.'