22-435 – Electric Stabilizer Jack Switch May Short – 2023 Dutchmen Aspen Trail, Coleman, & Kodiak Travel Trailers

September 6, 2022 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 22V668000

Electric Stabilizer Jack Switch May Short

An electrical short can cause the stabilizer jacks to extend during transit, increasing the risk of crash or injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V668

Manufacturer Keystone RV Company

Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected 536

 

Summary

Keystone RV Company (Keystone) is recalling certain 2023 Dutchmen Aspen Trail, Coleman, and Kodiak travel trailers. The switch for the electric stabilizer jacks may not be waterproof from the back side of the switch, which can result in an electrical short.

 

Remedy

Dealers will replace the jack switch, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed October 25, 2022. Owners may contact Keystone customer service at 1-866-425-4369. Keystone’s number for this recall is 22-435.

 

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

 


Chronology :

8/2/2022 – Report was made to Keystone by a dealers transport company that electric stabilizer jacks came down in transit on three separate units.

8/3/2022 – Investigation opened. All affected units with a specific control panel that was new to Dutchmen brand units were put on hold for further testing. There are no field reports and no death or injury reports.

8/11/2022 – Testing was reviewed by engineering and Sigma Switches Plus. It was determined that the switch being used was only IP 66 rated (waterproof) on the front side, the back side was open to road salt spray. Investigation opened to determine scope and range of affected units.

8/31/2022 – Investigation concluded and scope completed.

 


3 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
DUTCHMEN ASPEN TRAIL 2023
DUTCHMEN COLEMAN 2023
DUTCHMEN KODIAK 2023

 


2 Associated Documents

Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-22V668-6030.PDF 244.178KB

RCLRPT-22V668-6030

 


Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-22V668-4615.pdf 645.851KB

RCAK-22V668-4615

 


Latest Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=22V668&docType=RCL

 


 

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