Top

NHTSA Issues RV-Related Product Recall List

  Print Print

January 7, 2010 by   Leave a Comment

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

  • Certain (2005-2008) Newell Coach Corp. motorhomes equipped with Caterpillar C15 engine. The variable valve actuation oil line may rub against the p-clips retaining the oil line, causing an oil leak.
  • Certain (2008-2010) Spartan MM, K2, and K3 motorhome chassis manufactured from April 27, 2007, to Aug. 11, 2009, equipped with pneumatic and hydraulic adjustable brake pedal assemblies p/nos. 6562618, 6565118, 77025-001, 77025-002, 77025-501, 77050-004, supplied by Kongsberg Automotive. Some assemblies could contain a drive pin that is below specification and may become disengaged from the brake arm causing separation or loosening of the pedal from the remainder of the assembly.
  • Certain (2010) Fleetwood RV Jamboree Sport and Tioga Ranger 25G Class C motorhomes manufactured between April 20 and Dec 7, 2009. The LPG supply line routed through the rear wheel well may come in contact with the chassis spring assembly causing damage to the LPG supply line.
  • Certain (2010) Keystone RV Co. Raptor fifth-wheel trailers. The rear stabilizing jacks may extend while driving due to exposed wiring on the extend/retract switch for the jacks. If the exposed wiring is subject to road spray, it may activate the remote control panel and extend the jacks.
  • Certain (2008-2009) Tiffin  Motor Homes Inc.  motorhome powerglide chassis equipped with pneumatic and hydraulic adjustable brake pedal assemblies p/nos. 6562618, 6565118, 77025-001, 77025-002, 77025-501, 77050-004, supplied by Kongsberg Automotive. Some assemblies could contain a drive pin that is below specification and may become disengaged from the brake arm causing separation or loosening of the pedal from the remainder of the assembly.
  • Certain (2008-2010) ForetravelPhenix and Nimbus motorhome chassis equipped with pneumatic and hydraulic adjustable brake pedal assemblies p/nos. 6562618, 6565118, 77025-001, 77025-002, 77025-501, 77050-004, supplied by Kongsberg automotive. Some assemblies could contain a drive pin that is below specification and may become disengaged from the brake arm causing separation or loosening of the pedal from the remainder of the assembly.
  • Certain (2010) Winnebago Industries Inc. View and Itasca Navion motorhomes for failing to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 207, “Seating Systems,” and Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 210, “Seat Belt Assembly.” The seats are missing a reinforcing plate. This does not meet the requirements of the standard.
[Slashdot] [Digg] [Reddit] [del.icio.us] [Facebook] [Technorati] [Google] [StumbleUpon]

Comments

Feel free to leave a comment...
and oh, if you want a pic to show with your comment, go get a gravatar!





*

Bottom