Kme Panther

Model Panther made by Kme got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning engine and engine cooling .

Model 2006


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
06V407000KOVATCH MOBILE EQUIPMENTfrom 11/01/2005 to 04/30/2006V (Vehicle)14MFRKOVATCH MOBILE EQUIPMENT10/26/200610/26/2006
Defect SummaryOn certain trucks built with cummins isl cm850 diesel engines. the connecting rods which transfer energy from the piston to the crankshaft are defective and can result in seizure of the piston pin. a piston pin seizure can result in a mission-disabling engine failure.
Consequence SummaryThe manufacturer has not yet provided the agency with a description of the consequence as it relates to motor vehicle safety.
Corrective SummaryCummins will replace the connecting rods free of charge (please see 06e037). customers may contact cummins at 1-800-diesels or kme at 1-800-235-3928.
NotesCustomers may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to