WILLIAMSEN ADTC 1971: STRUCTURE

Make : WILLIAMSEN Model : ADTC Year : 1971
Build Dates : 1971-12-01 - 1973-07-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 73V166000
Date Owner's Notified: 1973-07-30 Date Received by ODI: 1973-08-07 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: WILLIAMSEN BODY&EQUIP.CO.
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Component: STRUCTURE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 48
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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      WILLIAMSEN CAMPAIGN NO N/A.SDTC AND ADTC END DUMP TRAILERS 1971 THRU 1973.POSSIBILITY THAT THE REAR BOGIE SUBFRAME ASSEMBLY MAY DEVELOP CRACKS.IFCRACKS IN THIS AREA GO UNNOTICED AND ARE NOT REINFORCED, IT IS POSSIBLE FOR THEREAR TANDEM SUSPENSION AS A UNIT WITH THE TWO AXLES, WHEELS AND TIRES TO BREAKLOOSE AND ROLL BACKWARDS FROM THE TRAILER DURING A SEVERE APPLICATION OF THETRAILER BRAKES.'CORRECT BY INSPECTING AND REINFORCING WITH A 1/4" STEELGUSSET WHERE NECESSARY'.