BOATWHEELS ( 12V520000 )
Sat, 10 Nov 2012 06:00:00 EST
Vehicle Make / Model:
BOATWHEELS / PB20-SL3500
BOATWHEELS / PB20-TM6000
BOATWHEELS / PB25-TM1040
Report Receipt Date: OCT 31, 2012
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Potential Number of Units Affected: 3
Summary: Alumina, Inc., dba Boatwheels, is recalling one model year 2011 PB25-TM1040, one 2011 PB20-TM6000, and one 2011 PB20-SL3500 trailer equipped with certain 908 Yuma, 910 Intruder, and 921 Intrepid series Black Rock toy hauler trailer wheels. Due to a manufacturing defect, the wheels may not be tightened to the proper torque requirements.
Consequence: This condition could allow the wheels to loosen, leading to wheel separation, possibly resulting in a vehicle crash.
Remedy: Alumina will notify owners and direct them to contact the supplier, Carlisle. The affected wheels will be replaced at the owners nearest service center, free of charge. The recall will begin in November 2012. Owners may contact Alumina, Inc. at 1-419-433-2300.