KME TILT CAB 1996: STRUCTURE

Make : KME Model : TILT CAB Year : 1996
Build Dates : 1996-03-01 - 1998-11-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 01V231000
Date Owner's Notified: 2001-07-30 Date Received by ODI: 2001-07-05 Date Added to Database: 2001-07-13
Manufacturers Involved: KME FIRE APPARATUS
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: STRUCTURE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 367
Summary:
      VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: TILT CAB FIRE TRUCK CABS. THE CAB LATCH RETENTION BRACKET CAN CRACK OR FAIL.
Consequence:
      THIS CONDITION CAN CAUSE A LACK OF RETENTION TO THE CAB, INCREASING THE RISK OF INJURY OR CRASH.
Remedy:
      OWNERS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH A KIT WHICH INCLUDES A REDESIGNED CAB LATCH BRACKET. KME HAS NOT YET PROVIDED AN OWNER NOTIFICATION SCHEDULE. OWNERS WHO DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT KME AT 1-570-669-5139.
Report Initiator: ODI V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
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