PIERCE ENFORCER 2005: EQUIPMENT

Make : PIERCE Model : ENFORCER Year : 2005
Build Dates : 2000-10-01 - 2010-05-31
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V525000
Date Owner's Notified: 2014-01-06 Date Received by ODI: 2013-10-22 Date Added to Database: 2013-11-07
Manufacturers Involved: Pierce Manufacturing
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 74B240
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 3115
Summary:
      Pierce Manufacturing Inc. "Pierce" is recalling certain model year 2000-2009 Enforcer and model year 2000-2010 Dash, Lance, and Arrow XT vehicles. While raising or lowering the cab as part of vehicle maintenance, the mounts on which the cab tilt cylinders pivot may fatigue and fail allowing the cab to fall until the safety catch activates.
Consequence:
      If a person is in the path of the moving cab when a mount fails, the person may be hit by the falling cab, increasing the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Pierce will notify owners, and dealers will affix new safety signs advising the operator to stay clear of the cab while it is being tilted, free of charge. The recall began on January 6, 2014. Owners may contact Pierce at 1-920-832-3000. Pierce's recall number is 74B240.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.