Utilimaster Util I Van

Model Util I Van made by Utilimaster got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning fuel system, gasoline .

Model 1979


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
82V103000UTILIMASTER CORPORATIONfrom 06/01/1978 to 06/01/1980V (Vehicle)27010/08/1982MFRUTILIMASTER CORPORATION10/18/198210/26/1982
Defect SummaryOn certain vehicles, the welds on the fuel tank mounting brackets may fail. the fuel tank may slip and begin leaking fuel or it may separate entirely from the chassis.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryThe dealer will disconnect the angle mounting brackets and add a strap mounting to the gasoline tank. any leaking tanks will be replaced at no charge to owners.
NotesVehicle description: trucks (utility vans).system: fuel; fuel tank, mounting bracket.consequences of defect: leaking fuel may result in a vehicle fire and personalinjury to passengers. a separated fuel tank would present an obstacle totraffic and could cause an accident.