Dodge Recall : Threshold Warning System/FMVSS 404/Ricon

2005 Dodge Sprinter

The user of the lift could be injured should the lift move unintentionally.

Equipment Adaptive

Sunset vans is recalling 267 MY 2005-2007 econoline, G series and Sprinter trucks built on Dodge, Ford and Chevrolet chassis and equipped with ricon platform style wheelchair lifts. These vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 404, "platform lift installations in motor vehicles." The threshold warning system may not detect the presence of a wheelchair or mobility aid user in a certain spot within the defined threshold area.
Sunset vans is working with ricon to correct the wheelchair lifts free of charge (please see 07E095). Owners may contact ricon at 1-818-267-3000 or sunset vans at 1-888-280-8267.
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Date Announced
DEC 15, 2008
Vehicles Affected
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