Trailers are recalling 870 trailers manufactured between May 1998
and December 1999. The trailers in question are mostly for use
in hauling wood and agricultural products.
trailers, cracks can develop in the channel supports of the kingpin
assembly. If cracks form and are not detected, they can become
larger and eventually lead to fracture of the channel supports.
replace the channel style kingpin assembly with an I-beam style
king pin assembly. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification
began June 4, 2002. Owners who do not receive the free remedy
within a reasonable time should contact Peerless at 1-870-236-7753.