Utility Trailers

Model Trailers made by Utility got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning trailer hitches .

Model 1990


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
92V136000UTILITY TRAILER MFG. CO.from 01/01/1990 to 09/01/1990V (Vehicle)32009/10/1992MFRUTILITY TRAILER MANUFACTURING COMPANY09/18/199209/29/1992
Defect SummaryAn inadequate weld size at the intersection of a 3/8 inch vertical angle and a 1/4 inch diagonal angle near the bottom on the pintle hook plate assembly could fail.
Consequence SummaryWeld failure could result in separation of the rearpotion of the pintle plate from the lead trailer, which could cause the towedtrailer to crash without warning.
Corrective SummaryReweld and reinforce the joint on the pintle hook.
NotesSystem: structure: bogie or sliding tandem.vehicle description: flatbed trailer.