while driving the weld in the fifth wheel assembly broke, causing a separation of the units, which resulted in the trailer overturning. (ohio traffic crash report). *mjs
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FDAW56F1YE. Accident was reported to Police. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle Speed: 20 mph.
Ford Ranger 1997
Ford Motor Company
Safety incident date:
Oct 02, 2001
at the speed of 25mph suddenly heard a noise and lost total control of steering wheel. managed to merge suddenly to right side of road. battery, engine, and power steering light went on. while looking at vehicle noticed that belt broke and dolley fell off. *ak
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1FTCR14X9VP. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Ford RANGER 1997 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Ford RANGER 1997 Trailer Hitches Fifth Wheel Assembly Transmission Type: MAN .