IDEAL CONNECTION 1036 9999: TRAILER HITCHES

Make : IDEAL CONNECTION Model : 1036 Year : NO YEAR
Build Dates : 1988-08-01 - 1988-09-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 88E026000
Date Owner's Notified: 1988-11-21 Date Received by ODI: 1988-11-08 Date Added to Database: 1988-12-09
Manufacturers Involved: IDEAL CONNECTION, INC.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: TRAILER HITCHES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 474
Summary:
      WELDS THAT ATTACHED TUBE AND CHAIN BRACKET TO CROSSMEMBER ASSEMBLY WERE POROUS AND INADEQUATE IN SIZE.
Consequence:
      FAILURE OF WELDS COULD LEAD TO SUDDEN SEPARATION OF THETRAILER FROM THE TOWING VEHICLE.
Remedy:
      HITCHES ARE TO BE RETURNED FOR REPLACEMENT OF CROSSMEMBERS AT NO COST TO CONSUMER.
Report Initiator: MFR E Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: TRAILER HITCH.VEHICLE CATEGORY: PICKUP TRUCK.