LUFKIN THD2 1972: SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY

Make : LUFKIN Model : THD2 Year : 1972
Build Dates : 1972-04-01 - 1972-05-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 72V136000
Date Owner's Notified: 1972-05-22 Date Received by ODI: 1972-05-26 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: LUFKIN INDUSTRIES, INC.
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Component: SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 22
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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      DUMP TRAILERS.POSSIBILITY THAT SUSPENSION BRACKET DEVELOPS FATIGUE CRACKS INCROSS BEAMS AT MOUNTING POINTS.CRACKS WILL CONTINUE UNTIL SUSPENSION AND AXLEBECOME DISENGAGED FROM DUMP BOX AND ROLL FREE IN UNCONTROLLED MANNER.CONDITION COULD CAUSE LOSS OF CONTROL OF VEHICLE.'CORRECT BY INSPECTING ANDREPLACING WITH NEW DESIGN.'.