Make : SPARTAN Model : GLADIATOR Year : 2006
Build Dates : 2000-03-27 - 2018-08-13
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V691000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-11-30 Date Received by ODI: 2018-10-03 Date Added to Database: 2018-10-09
Manufacturers Involved: Shyft Group
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 18030
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 923
      Spartan Motors USA "Spartan" is recalling certain 2001-2019 Spartan MetroStar and Gladiator emergency vehicles. The mounting fasteners for the Emergency Medical Service "EMS" cabinets may not be the correct size, allowing the cabinets to break free from their mountings in the event of a crash.
      If the EMS cabinets become loose during a crash, the cabinets may become projectiles, increasing the risk of injury.
      Spartan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the incorrect size fasteners with the correct fasteners, free of charge. The recall began November 30, 2018. Owners may contact Spartan customer service at 1-800-543-5008. Spartan's number for this recall is 18030.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
      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