Wabash National Corp. is recalling certain van trailers for an issue with limb deflectors, according to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration documents.
More specifically, the recall affects more than 5,000 Wabash National van trailers model year 2014-19. The limb deflectors installed on the upper rear corner of the trailers may detach while moving. If the limb deflectors detach, the risk of a crash increases.
Owners of affected trailers will be contacted by Lafayette, Ind.-based Wabash National. Dealers will remove the limb deflectors for free. Recalls are scheduled to begin on Dec. 10.
For questions, call Wabash’s customer service at 765-771-5404 with recall number LEG201803. NHTSA’s number for this recall is 18V-808.