MACK RW SERIES 1987: SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE

Make : MACK Model : RW SERIES Year : 1987
Build Dates : 1987-01-01 - 1987-04-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 88V154000
Date Owner's Notified: 1988-09-22 Date Received by ODI: 1988-09-27 Date Added to Database: 1988-10-11
Manufacturers Involved: Mack Trucks, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 129
Summary:
      THE UNDERSIZED WELD ON THE REAR SUSPENSION BRACKETRY ATTACHMENT CAN CAUSE BRACKET FAILURE.
Consequence:
      BRACKET FAILURE CAN ALLOW THE SPRING ASSEMBLY TO BERELEASED ONTO THE ROADWAY, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN LOSS OF CONTROL AND ANACCIDENT.
Remedy:
      REPLACE ANY HOUSINGS THAT HAVE SINGLE PASS "UNDERSIZED" WELDS ON THE BRACKETRY ATTACHMENT.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: REAR AXLE HOUSING.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: HEAVY DUTY TRUCKS.