Vermeer Recalls AX19 Brush Chipper Trailers Due to Weak Undercarriage Frame

Vermeer recalled 279 model year 2015-2021 AX19 brush chipper trailers due to potential safety risk.

A crack may develop in the undercarriage frame and cause the frame to bend.

A bent frame may cause a loss of control, increasing the risk of a crash.

The remedy is still under development.

Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed June 17, 2021.

There have been no reported incidents or injuries to date.


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