Latest List of RV Recalls

April 2, 2010
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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued
recall notices for the following products related to the recreational
vehicle industry:

 

  • TrailManor is recalling certain model year
    2009 and 2010 travel trailers manufactured between August 1, 2009, and
    October 31, 2009, equipped with Carrier AIRV ceiling units, model nos.
    68RV0010BA, 68RV0012CA, and 68RV0010EA. The heater element in these
    assemblies may be defective which could cause the unit to create smoke
    or sparks. This defect could result in a fire. TrailManor will notify
    owners and the vehicles will be repaired free of charge. The repairs
    will be performed by Carrier. Please see Carrier’s defect report
    09E-053. The safety recall began on December 15, 2009. Owners may
    contact Carrier at (877) 584-7059. Recall ID: 10V-032 
  • Keystone is recalling certain model year 2010
    Fuzion travel trailers and fifth wheels with the Touring Edition II
    package. The rear ramp door cable support bracket bolts may fail when
    the door is used in the patio position. A falling door can lead to an
    increased risk of personal injury if a person is on the door in the
    patio position. Dealers will replace the ramp door cable hardware with
    the correct hardware free of charge. The safety recall is expected to
    begin during March 2010. Owners may contact Keystone Customer Service at
    (866) 425-4369. Recall ID: 10V-044 
  • Keystone is recalling certain model year
    2008-2010 Cougar and Laredo trailers and fifth wheel vehicles. These
    vehicles have experienced a limited number of failures with its spare
    tire carriers in particular, the spare tire carriers, when combined with
    a 16′ spare tire and when installed on the bumper of a slide out
    bike/storage rack, may break or crack after time causing the spare tire
    to fall off. If the tire carrier fails causing the tire to come loose,
    there is an increased risk of personal injury and property damage. The
    remedy is to replace the spare tire carrier with a new spare tire
    carrier free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on or
    before March 15, 2010. Owners may contact Keystone at (866) 425-4369. Recall ID: 10V-063 
  • Jayco is recalling certain model year 2010
    Insignia motor homes built on Freightliner chassis manufactured between
    October 14, 2009 and January 15, 2010 with Kongsberg Power Products
    Systems adjustable brake pedals. The drive pin which secures the brake
    pedal arm to the balance of the assembly may become disengaged, this may
    cause a reduction in vehicle braking and/or cause the brake pedal to
    move out of position and interfere with throttle pedal function. A
    reduction in braking or interference with the throttle pedal could
    result in a vehicle crash. Units are in dealers stock and none have been
    retail sold. Therefore, owner letters to customers will not take place.
    Dealers will receive kits and will inspect and install a C-clamp on the
    adjustable brake pedal. Jayco may be reached at (800) 283-8267. Recall ID: 10V-048 
  • Entegra is recalling certain model year 2010
    Aspire motor homes built on Freightliner chassis manufactured between
    October 2, 2009 and December 18, 2009 with Kongsberg Power Products
    Systems adjustable brake pedals. The drive pin which secures the brake
    pedal arm to the balance of the assembly may become disengaged, this may
    cause a reduction in vehicle braking and/or cause the brake pedal to
    move out of position and interfere with throttle pedal function. A
    reduction in braking or interference with the throttle pedal could
    result in a vehicle crash. Units are in dealers stock and none have been
    retail sold. Therefore, owner letters to customers will not take place.
    Dealers will receive kits and will inspect and install a C-clamp on the
    adjustable brake pedal. Recall ID: 10V-050

 

For more information, visit the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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