Spartan Motors Recalls Gladiator Firetrucks Due to Frame Cracking

the tiller frame may crack

Spartan Motors Recalls Gladiator Firetrucks Due to Frame Cracking
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October 6, 2016

Spartan Motors USA is recalling nine model year 2004-2010 Emergency Response Gladiator tractor drawn aerial fire apparatus vehicles. The tiller frame may crack near the outriggers.

If the tiller frame fully cracks, the vehicle may be unstable, increasing the risk of injury to someone on the ladder.

The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule and the remedy for this recall is still under development.

For further information regarding this recall, consumers may contact Spartan customer service at (517) 543-6400.