Great Dane Champion & Everest Trailers [US]


US FlagWashington, DC: Logo - US National Highway Traffic Safety AdministrationAs of Wednesday, January 12, 2022, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, posted a total of eight-two (82) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this past month.

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Direct link: https://www.nhtsa.gov/search/safety-issues#recall

Additional information:
Among the eight-two (82) recalls the NHTSA announced in December came news of the following:

Logo - Great Dane TrailersGreat Dane Trailers (“Great Dane”), a Savannah, Georgia establishment, has recalled an estimated 3,288 model year 2022 Great Dane Champion Dry Van and Great Dane Everest Refrigerated Trailers marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

Recall Category: Wheels – Insufficient Lubricant in Wheel Hub

NHTSA Safety Notification 21V943000 reports the Wheel Hubs may have an insufficient amount of lubrication, which could cause the Hub Bearings to fail.

According to the NHTSA, Hub Bearing failure could cause the Wheel Hub Assembly to detach, causing a loss of stability and control, creating a road hazard, and increasing the risk of a crash, motor vehicle collision (“MVC”) or other impact event with consequential serious injury and/or life-changing results.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat lacerations, concussions, bone fractures, amputation, central nervous system (“CNS”) damage and/or internal injuries.

Please note that under 49 United States Code § 30112(a), it is illegal for anyone, including a manufacturer, distributor, dealer or retailer to sell an item of equipment or vehicle that fails to comply with all applicable Federal motor vehicle safety standards.

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Proposed Remedy:
Great Dane will work with SAF Holland, the Wheel Hub Supplier, to inspect the Wheel Hubs and add the proper amount of lubricant as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed February 1, 2022. Owners may contact Great Dane Customer Service toll-free at 1-877-369-3493 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) for more information. No manufacturer’s designation was listed for this recall at press time.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Great Dane Trailers, please search for “Great Dane” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Great Dane Champion brand, please search for “Champion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Great Dane Everest brand, please search for “Everest” using the Search Box at the top of this page

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fire hazards, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Amputation hazards, please search for “amputation” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Bone Fracture hazards, please search for “fracture” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Burn hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Concussion hazards, please search for “concussion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Laceration hazards, please search for “laceration” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Central Nervous System (“CNS”) damage, please search for “central nervous system (“CNS”) damage” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V943000
Recalls Direct RIN: 15352-2022
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
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Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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