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

Equipment Adaptive

Date Announced
JUL 15, 2009
Vehicles Affected
NHTSA Campaign #
Accessible vans is recalling 1 model year 2006 Ford E-250 passenger van equipped with ricon platform style wheelchair lift. The vehicle fails to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 404, "platform lift installations on 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.
Accessible vans is working with ricon to correct the wheelchair lift free of charge (please see 07E095). Owners may contact ricon at 1-818-267-3000.
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