MACK DMM SERIES 1981: SEAT BELTS

Make : MACK Model : DMM SERIES Year : 1981
Build Dates : 1980-08-01 - 1981-04-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 81V085000
Date Owner's Notified: 1982-01-11 Date Received by ODI: 1981-07-08 Date Added to Database: 1981-07-14
Manufacturers Involved: Mack Trucks, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
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Component: SEAT BELTS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 22
Summary:
      THE INVOLVED TRUCKS DO NOT COMPLY WITH FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 208, "OCCUPANT CRASH PROTECTION", IN THAT THE EXTENDED RIDER"S SEAT WAS NOT EQUIPPED WITH A SEAT BELT AS REQUIRED.
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: 571 Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 208
Notes:
      VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH AN EXTENDED RIDER"S SEAT.SYSTEM: INTERIOR; SEAT BELTS.CONSEQUENCES OF DEFECT: WITHOUT THE PROTECTION PROVIDED BY THE SEAT BELT, APASSENGER SITTING IN THIS SEAT WOULD BE MORE LIKELY TO BE INJURED IF THEVEHICLE STOPPED SUDDENLY OR WAS INVOLVED IN AN ACCIDENT.CORRECTICE ACTION: UPON INSPECTION, DEALER WILL DRILL HOLES AND INSTALL SEATBELTS WHERE NEEDED.