Utilimaster Util-i-van

Model Util-i-van made by Utilimaster got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning equipment .

Model 2005


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
05V487000UTILIMASTER CORPORATIONfrom 08/25/2005 to 09/30/2005V (Vehicle)99311/15/2005MFRUTILIMASTER CORPORATION10/17/200510/19/2005571110
Defect SummaryCertain trucks fail to conform to the labeling requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 110, tire selection and rims. the tire and loading information placard contains incorrect information regarding the maximum cargo carrying capacity.
Consequence SummaryIncorrect cargo carrying capacity information could lead to improper vehicle loading or tire inflation which could result in a tire failure, increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective SummaryOwners will be provided with new tire information placards and installation instructions. the recall began on november 15, 2005. owners may contact utilimaster at 1-800-237-7806.
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 http://www.safercar.gov.