Cottrell 3.5-car Cs Recalls
There has been 1 recall on 3.5-car Cs vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2014-01-31 and published by the NHTSA on 2014-02-21, was due to a problem with the battery. Approximately 779 vehicles were involved. Since 2005, 3.5-car Cs's have experienced approximately 1 recall(s) . See a list of recalls for your model year below.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Also check the list of Additional Cottrell Models to the right. At times, the manufacturer or the NHTSA may use slightly different model names, or group models together by series.
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Detailed Recall Information for Cottrell 3.5-car Cs
|2014-01-31||(Published by NHTSA on 2014-02-21)|
|Recall Summary:||Cottrell, Inc. (Cottrell) is recalling certain model year 2005-2011 auto transporter vehicles equipped with Sure Power-brand battery equalizers containing a particular epoxy sealing, aka 'potting', compound. The specific potting compound used in the subject products for insulation was found to be capable of conducting electricity after being exposed to heat.|
|Hazard:||Once electrically conductive, the material is capable of melting and burning, increasing the risk of a fire.|
|Remedy:||Cottrell, Inc., will notify owners, and Sure Power will replace the equalizers, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Cottrell at 1-770-532-7251|
|Additional Info:||Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.|
Additional Cottrell ModelsRecalls have also been issued under these model names:
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.