Utilimaster Reach

Model Reach made by Utilimaster got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning latches/locks/linkages .

Model 2011


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
11V606000UTILIMASTER CORPORATIONfrom 09/01/2009 to 12/22/2011V (Vehicle)986111/16/2012MFRUtilimaster Corporation01/03/201201/03/2012571206
Defect SummaryCertain utilimaster model year 2009 through 2011 aeromaster and one model year 2011 reach work trucks manufactured from september 1, 2009, through december 22, 2011, fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 206, door locks and door retention components.
Consequence SummaryCertain work trucks are not equipped with either a primary door latch system or a door latch system with a fully latched position and a door closure warning system as required by fmvss 206. without a door closure warning system, the driver may not be aware that the door is not fully latched. the door could partially open without warning and the driver may be at an increased risk of injuries in the event of a crash.
Corrective SummaryUtilimaster will notify owners, and dealers will repair the vehicles free of charge. the safety recall began on november 16, 2012. owners may contact utilimaster at 1-800-582-3454.
NotesOwners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.