1961 THEURER THEURER Recall Title: SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY
1961 THEURER THEURER Recall Date: 1972-06-01
1961 THEURER THEURER NHTSA Recall Campaign Number: 72V139000
1961 THEURER THEURER Recall Manufacturer: ATLANTIC FAB OF NJ, INC.
1961 THEURER THEURER Recall Component(s): SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY
1961 THEURER THEURER Recall - Potential Number of Units Affected: 52
1961 THEURER THEURER Recall Overview:
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1961 THEURER THEURER Recall Notes: THEURER CAMPAIGN NO 1.TRAILER W/TANDEM AND/OR SINGLE AXLE.MANUFACTURED 1-11960 THRU 7-31 1962.POSSIBILITY THAT INDUCTION HARDENING PROCESS IN EFFECT ATNORTH AMERICAN ROCKWELL'S AXLE PLANT MAY HAVE CREATED HIGH RESIDUAL STRESSES ATINNER BEARING SHOULDER AREA.STRESSES MAY TURN INTO PHYSICAL CRACKS UNDEREXTENDED FIELD SERVICE.CONTINUED USE OF AXLE AFTER CRACKING MAY CAUSE AXLESPINDLE TO FRACTURE.(CORRECT BY INSPECTING AND REPLACING WITHNEW AXLE.)