SPEAKER MOUNTING BRACKET

         
Number 150002T   MIC: HQZ
Company: JL AUDIO   Company Official: PLC
Model Name:   Model Year:
Problem 1: SPEAKER MOUNTING BRACKET      
Problem 2:      
HIN   Case Open Date: 3/20/2015
Disposition: OPEN   Case Close Date:
Units 5728   Campaign Open Date 4/23/2015
Boat Type 11   Campaign Close Date
Severity: L   Last Date: 7/8/2015
Comments:  
MS MCNAMARA REPRESENTING JL AUDIO INFORMS USCG THAT APPROX 10 CASES WORLDWIDE HAS BEEN REPORTED TO THE MANUFACTURER THAT CERTAIN MODELS OF SPEAKERS MADE BY JL AUDIO HAVE FAILED AT THE MOUNTING BRACKET ON THE TOWERS OF WAKE BOARD BOATS CAUSING IT TO CRASH INTO THE COCKPIT AND POTENTIALLY INJURING PASSENGERS. THESE SPEAKERS ARE SOLD TO BOAT MANUFACTURERS, RETAILERS, BOAT DEALERS, AND DIRECTLY TO CONSUMERS. RECALL NOTICES WILL BE MAILED TO BOAT OWNERS THAT CAN BE IDENTIFIED, AND THROUGH PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE MANUFACTURERS WEBSITES AS WELL AS OTHER ONLINE VENUES VISITED BY LIKELY CONSUMERS OF SUCH SPEAKERS.042315 PLC - MNF SUB DNR070815 PLC - CUR1: 1404 UC