Utility Fs1w

Model Fs1w made by Utility got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning wheels .

Model 2001


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
00V386002UTILITY TRAILER MFG. CO.from 04/01/2000 to 11/30/2000V (Vehicle)549212/15/2000MFRUTILITY TRAILER MANUFACTURING COMPANY12/11/200012/15/2000
Defect SummaryVehicle description: trailers equipped with hubs provided by webb wheel products. these truck trailer disc wheel hubs have direct-machined anti-lock braking systems (abs), part number 2023a, and manufactured between april 14 and june 7, 2000. the abs teeth are machined into the inner face of the hub bore, and the teeth are machined off center from the center of the hub. the speed sensor of the abs system reads the tooth pattern and sends erroneous signals to the abs control unit.
Consequence SummaryThis condition can cause the abs system to cycle rapidly and extend stopping distances during an abs controlled brake application possibly resulting in a vehicle crash.
Corrective SummaryUtility will notify its customers to inspect for defective hubs and will replace the hubs free of charge.
NotesOwner notification is expected to begin during december 2000.owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact utility at 1-626-854-7209.also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).