Featherlite 1630



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Featherlite 1630 1996 recalls
CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
STRUCTURE - FRAME AND MEMBERS
95V245000FEATHERLITE TRAILERSfrom 03/01/1995 to 10/01/1995V (Vehicle)160112/18/1995MFRFEATHERLITE, INC.12/20/199501/02/1996
Defect SummaryImproper weld procedures were used to attach the tongue channel to the trailer frame.
Consequence SummaryPossible separation of the tongue from the trailer could occur increasing the risk of a vehicle accident.
Corrective SummaryDealers will install four bolts to reinforce the tongue channel weld to the frame.
NotesSystem: structure; frame; members and body.vehicle description: 8' x 10' and 8'6 x 10' open platform trailers, single axle, tilt platform trailers.note: owners who take their trailers to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact featherlite at 1-319-547-6000. also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393.
Featherlite 1630 1996 Consumer Complaints
Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
POWER TRAIN - AXLE ASSEMBLY
05/15/19971
 Rear axle not sufficient to carry weight of trailer occupied with horses; nuts/bolts/bands wore out, causing tire/hub to fall off while driving interstate, entire axle assembly needed replacing. *ak