Homeland Security and Emergency Services

Safety Alert

 

Vehicle Make / Model:

   

Model Year(s):

     E-ONE / CYCLONE II

   

2010-2011

     E-ONE / TRADITION

   

2010-2011

     E-ONE / TYPHOON

   

2010-2011

Manufacturer: E-ONE, INC.

Mfr's Report Date: JUL 11, 2011

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 11V357000

NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

Potential Number of Units Affected: 80

Summary:
E-ONE IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010 AND 2011 TYPHOON, CYCLONE II, AND TRADITION FIRE FIGHTING VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM JANUARY 1, 2010, THROUGH JULY 1, 2011, EQUIPPED WITH TRIMARK CAB DOOR MOUNT BRACKET PART NUMBERS 28141-01 AND 28142-01. IF THE MOUNTING FASTENERS ARE NOT AT PROPER TORQUE VALUE, THE OUTSIDE DOOR HANDLE MOUNT BRACKET MAY POTENTIALLY ROTATE OUT OF POSITION. THE DOOR SYSTEM MAY FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 206, "DOOR LOCKS AND DOOR RETENTION COMPONENTS. "

Consequence:
THE DOOR MAY NOT STAY CLOSED AND COULD OPEN WITHOUT WARNING DURING A CRASH. PERSONS OR OBJECTS COULD FALL FROM THE VEHICLE, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN INJURY.

Remedy:
E-ONE IS WORKING WITH TRIMARK AND TRIMARK WILL NOTIFY VEHICLE OWNERS USING E-ONE LETTERHEAD. REPAIRS WILL BE MADE BY E-ONE SERVICE CENTERS OR BY TRIMARK PERSONNEL AS NEEDED. REPAIRS WILL BE PERFORMED FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING JULY 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT TRIMARK AT 1-641-394-1095 OR E-ONE AT 1-352-861-3223.

Notes:
E-ONE'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS 4EN. OWNERS 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 .