LUFKIN UNSPECIFIED 1985: TRAILER HITCHES

Make : LUFKIN Model : UNSPECIFIED Year : 1985
Build Dates : 1985-05-01 - 1985-05-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 85V073000
Date Owner's Notified: 1985-05-23 Date Received by ODI: 1985-06-05 Date Added to Database: 1985-06-18
Manufacturers Involved: LUFKIN INDUSTRIES, INC.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: TRAILER HITCHES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 13
Summary:
      AN UNDERSIZED KING PIN WAS USED IN ASSEMBLY. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: THE TRAILER COULD SEPARATE FROM THE TOWING VEHICLE AND CRASH OR CAUSE AN ACCIDENT.
Consequence:
     
Remedy:
      INSTALL CORRECT SIZE KING PIN.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: HYDRAULIC DUMP TRAILERS.SYSTEM: FRONT SUSPENSION/KING PIN.