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Petersen RS 3 Grapple Recall

1998 Petersen RS3 Grapple truck
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2004 Petersen RS3 Grapple truck
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2007 Petersen RS3 Grapple truck
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2009 Petersen RS3 Grapple truck

Manufacturer: PETERSEN INDUSTRIES
Mfr's Report Date: APR 25, 2009
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 09V156000
N/ANHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: UNKNOWN OR OTHER
Potential Number of Units Affected: 123

Summary: PETERSEN IS RECALLING 123 Model Year 1998-2009 RS3 GRAPPLE TRUCKS. UNDER LONG-TERM USE, THE SPINDLE PORTION OF THE HEAD ASSEMBLY MAY DEVELOP CRACKS.

Consequence: THESE CRACKS POSE A POTENTIALLY SERIOUS DANGER WHICH COULD RESULT IN THE BREAKING OF THE SPINDLE, RESULTING IN THE BOOM SEPARATING FROM THE PEDESTAL WITHOUT WARNING, AND COULD RESULT IN SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH.

Remedy: PETERSEN WILL REPLACE THE HEAD ASSEMBLIES WITH A NEW DESIGN.

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