Automotive recall

Transport Canada Recall - 2018382 - MANAC

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Summary

Product
Heavy Trailer recalled by MANAC
Issue
Vehicle - Other
What to do

Please see corrective actions section below

Affected products

2011 | MANAC | B-TRAIN FLATBED TRAILER, 2012 | MANAC | B-TRAIN FLATBED TRAILER, 2013 | MANAC | B-TRAIN FLATBED TRAILER, 2015 | MANAC | B-TRAIN FLATBED TRAILER, 2016 | MANAC | B-TRAIN FLATBED TRAILER, 2017 | MANAC | B-TRAIN FLATBED TRAILER

Issue

Certain trailers equipped with steel side rails may not comply with the requirements of Canada Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (CMVSS) 905 - Trailer Cargo Anchoring Devices. Under certain loading conditions, the cargo securing chains hanger bracket could break. If this occurs, the cargo could slide and fall off the trailer, creating a road hazard which would increase the risk of a crash causing injury and/or damage to property. Correction: Dealers will install an aluminum spacers between the tie-down extrusion and the side rail of the trailer.

Additional information

Background

Visit Transport Canada’s Motor Vehicle Safety Recalls Database for the original recall.

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Automotive recall
Category
Vehicles - Heavy Trailer
Published by
Transport Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-67450
Transport Canada ID
2018382