Platinum Drum Recall

Webb Wheel Products, Inc., has announced the recall of all Platinum Series Brake Drums with cast date codes 017-01 to 273-02 (Julian style date).

While no injuries have been reported, Webb Wheel has noted the following potential consequences with the affected Platinum Series Brake Drums: premature cracking of the braking surface resulting in reduced or complete loss of braking on the wheel end, or loss of brake drum pieces; excessive run-out of the braking surface causing cam rollover resulting in the loss of braking on the wheel end.

Webb Wheel is paying for the inspection and replacement of affected Platinum Series Brake Drums. Please contact Christy Rusk at 800-633-3256 for inspection instructions and brake drum replacement information, or download the instructions and reimbursement forms available on this page.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has approved this voluntary recall. Platinum Series Brake Drums manufactured outside of the specified cast date codes are not affected by this recall notice.

 

 

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