Oshkosh V815

Model V815 made by Oshkosh got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning parking brake .

Model 1988


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
88V197000OSHKOSH TRUCK CORPORATIONfrom 04/01/1988 to 12/01/1988V (Vehicle)8212/23/1988MFROSHKOSH CORPORATION12/28/198801/04/1989
Defect SummaryDue to improperly assembled parking brake hydraulic system, in cold weather high oil back pressure may occur; when engine is started partial or full release of parking brake may automatically occur.
Consequence SummaryIf this occurs when vehicle is parked on an incline,vehicle could roll down the incline and result in an accident or personalinjury.
Corrective SummaryInstall a new hydraulic hose and fittings to eliminate the back pressure from the signal port which would preclude any false signal to the parking brake.
NotesSystem: parking brake.vehicle description: heavy duty trucks.