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Recalls - 1993 MONON MONON

What is a recall? The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, generally in cooperation with the vehicle manufacturer, issues recalls when a motor vehicle or item of motor vehicle equipment (including tires) does not comply with a Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard or when there is a safety-related defect in the vehicle or equipment. Work dictated by a recall is generally completed at no charge to the vehicle owner, regardless of whether you are the first owner or a subsequent owner. Please contact your service facilities for additional details and to confirm that this recall is relevant to your particular vehicle.

Component Description

SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Recall Number

95V076000

Manufacturer Recall Number

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Number of Vehicles Affected

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Manufactured From

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Manufactured To

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Defect Description

THE AIR LINE CONNECTIONS WERE INCORRECTLY INSTALLED ON THESE TRAILERS CAUSING THE AIR BRAKE APPLICATION AND RELEASE TIMES TO BE SLOWER THAN REQUIRED BY FMVSS NO. 121, "AIR BRAKE SYSTEMS."

Defect Consequence

CONSEQUENCE OF NON-COMPLIANCE: THIS CONDITION CAN CAUSE AN INCREASED POTENTIAL FOR A VEHICLE ACCIDENT.

Defect Corrective Action

DEALERS WILL RE-ROUTE THE BRAKE AIR LINE CONNECTIONS.

Notes

SYSTEM: BRAKES; AIR SYSTEMS; LINES AND FITTINGS; FMVSS NO. 121. VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: 28' SINGLE AXLE DRY FREIGHT VAN TRAILERS EQUIPPED WITH AIR BRAKE SYSTEMS SUPPLIED BY ALLIED SIGNAL AUTOMOTIVE, TRUCK BRAKE COMPANY. NOTE: IF YOUR VEHICLE IS PRESENTED TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND THE REMEDY IS NOT PROVIDED FREE OF CHARGE WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME, PLEASE CONTACT MONON AT 1-800-231-6413. ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-800-424-9393.


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