Make : VERMEER Model : BC1000XL Year : 2012
Build Dates : 2011-01-03 - 2012-07-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 12V375000
Date Owner's Notified: 2012-08-21 Date Received by ODI: 2012-08-02 Date Added to Database: 2012-08-02
Manufacturers Involved: Vermeer Manufacturing Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: IK00-1731
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 3450
      Vermeer is recalling certain model year 2009-2012 single axle brush chipper trailers because the axle mounting bolts could loosen, leading to axle separation from the brush chipper.
      If the axle separates from the brush chipper, there is an increased risk of a crash.
      Vermeer will notify owners, and dealers will replace the mounting bolts, free of charge. The recall began ion August 21, 2012. Owners may contact Vermeer at 641-628-3141.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
      Vermeer's recall number is IK00-1731.Customers may contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY: 1-800-424-9153'; or go to