Great Dane Gp42

Model Gp42 made by Great Dane got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning structure .

Model 1979


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
85V083000GREAT DANE TRAILERS, INC.from 01/01/1979 to 12/01/1979V (Vehicle)16806/18/1985ODIGREAT DANE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP06/24/198506/26/1985
Defect SummaryInadequate welding of full width tire protection plate that is welded to bottom of crossmembers in tire area, can allow plate to loosen and fall. consequence of defect: if welds fail, a sudden force could cause the tire protector plate to become completely detached. if this happens, there is a possibility that the plate could get caught in the tractor drive tires, causing a potential jack knife condition which could result in equipment damage or personal injury.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryInspect and make necessary repairs to ensure secure welding of the tire protection plate.
NotesVehicle description: 45 foot great dane van trailers.system: frame/structure.