STOUGHTON DVW 2019: TRAILER HITCHES

Make : STOUGHTON Model : DVW Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2015-04-16 - 2018-08-06
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V055000
Date Owner's Notified: 2019-03-25 Date Received by ODI: 2019-01-28 Date Added to Database: 2019-01-31
Manufacturers Involved: Stoughton Trailers, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: TRAILER HITCHES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 2384
Summary:
      Stoughton Trailers, LLC "Stoughton" is recalling certain 2016-2019 DVW trailers. The forward attachment points for the pintle mounting assembly may crack, leading to the detachment of the pintle assembly from the trailer and therefore detaching the trailer in tow.
Consequence:
      A trailer that detaches from the tow vehicle increases the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Stoughton will notify owners, and dealers will repair the cracks and reinforce the mounting, free of charge. The recall began March 25, 2019. Owners may contact Stoughton customer service at 1-608-873-2580.
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.