Make : KME Model : PREDATOR SS TDA Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2014-03-11 - 2014-08-28
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
      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.
      If the water way trolley separates from the ladder, it may fall, increasing the risk of injury to those nearby.
      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:
      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