KME PREDATOR PANTHER AERIAL 2012: EQUIPMENT

Make : KME Model : PREDATOR PANTHER AERIAL Year : 2012
Build Dates : 2011-03-11 - 2012-12-28
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V767000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-12-01 Date Received by ODI: 2016-10-21 Date Added to Database: 2016-10-21
Manufacturers Involved: Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corp.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 54
Summary:
      Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corp. "KME" is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Predator Panther Aerial, 2011-2015 Predator Aerial, 2012-2015 Predator SS Aerial, 2014 Predator TDA, and 2014-2015 Predator SS TDA emergency vehicles equipped with aerial water way trollies. The aerial device water way trolley could separate from the ladder.
Consequence:
      If the water way trolley separates from the ladder, it may fall, increasing the risk of injury to those nearby.
Remedy:
      KME will notify owners, and dealers will install re-enforcement inserts to the side clamps of the water way trolley, free of charge. The recall began on December 1, 2016. Owners may contact KME customer service at 1-800-235-3928.
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.