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COMPARTMENT DOOR


ON CERTAIN FIRE TRUCKS BUILT ON EAGLE, METROPOLITAN, AND FREIGHTLINER M2 HEAVY DUTY CLASS 8 CHASSIS, THE COMPARTMENT DOOR OPENING HARDWARE MAY FAIL DUE TO FORCES GENERATED WHEN SLAMMING THE DOOR. WHEN THIS OCCURS, THERE IS NO WAY TO OPEN THE COMPARTMENT DOOR WITHOUT DISMANTLING THE HANDLE ASSEMBLY OR IN AN EMERGENCY SITUATION FORCEFULLY OPENING THE DOOR USING A PRY BAR OR FIREMAN'S AXE.
Products:
AMERICAN LAFRANCE     TANKER     Vehicle     2005, 2006     
AMERICAN LAFRANCE     PUMPER     Vehicle     2005 - 2006     
Components:
STRUCTURE     162300 STRUCTURE     
Units Affected:    32
Recall Date:    Apr 7, 2006
Mfg:
AMERICAN LAFRANCE LLC     
Mfg Campaign No:    ALF-0106
NHTSA Type:    Vehicle
Recall ID:    22653
Last Published:    Apr 7, 2006

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RecallMe Number:    06V107000
RecallMe Status:    Announced