IDEAL CONNECTION 1036 9999: TRAILER HITCHES

Make : IDEAL CONNECTION Model : 1036 Year : NO YEAR
Build Dates : 1987-05-01 - 1988-08-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 88E028000
Date Owner's Notified: 1989-01-24 Date Received by ODI: 1988-12-20 Date Added to Database: 1988-12-30
Manufacturers Involved: IDEAL CONNECTION, INC.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: TRAILER HITCHES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 8814
Summary:
      WELDS THAT ATTACH 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 THE CONSUMER.
Report Initiator: MFR E Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      VEHICLE CATEGORY: PICKUP TRUCKS.