Incorrect Tire Information on Label – 2023 Heartland Big Country & Big Horn Fifth Wheel

“This site contains affiliate links for which OEMDTC may be compensated”

April 19, 2023 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 23V278000

Incorrect Tire Information on Label/FMVSS 120

Incorrect tire size information can allow an incorrectly sized tire to be installed, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 23V278

Manufacturer Heartland Recreational Vehicles, LLC

Components EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected 100

 

Summary

Heartland Recreational Vehicles, LLC (Heartland)) is recalling certain 2023 Big Country and Big Horn fifth wheels. The federal certification label may have incorrect tire information. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 120, ” Wheels and Rims-Other Than Passenger Cars.”

 

Remedy

Heartland will mail owners replacement certification labels, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed June 17, 2023. Owners may contact Heartland customer service at 1-877-262-8032.

 

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 :

4/14/23 – Made aware of tire placard issue via warranty service claim.

4/17/23 – Ran scope and verified with units in the yard and online. Found 100 units that were affected.

4/18/23 Corrected system, and fixed units online and in the yard.

4/18/23 – sent to the safety committee.

 


2 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
HEARTLAND BIG COUNTRY 2023
HEARTLAND BIGHORN 2023

 


3 Associated Documents

Noncompliance Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-23V278-4741.PDF 215.448KB

Loader Loading...
EAD Logo Taking too long?

Reload Reload document
| Open Open in new tab

Download [210.40 KB]

 


Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-23V278-2859.pdf 692.696KB

Loader Loading...
EAD Logo Taking too long?

Reload Reload document
| Open Open in new tab

Download [676.46 KB]

 


Recall 573 Report – 4/21/2023

RCLRPT-23V278-6545.PDF 215.484KB

Loader Loading...
EAD Logo Taking too long?

Reload Reload document
| Open Open in new tab

Download [210.43 KB]

 


Latest Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=23V278&docType=RCL

 


 

Bestseller No. 1
Grand Ride Set 4 FREE COUNTRY Trailer Tires ST225/75R15 10 Ply Load Range E Steel Belted Radial w/Featured Scuff Guard 8mm Tread Depth
  • Set of 4 New Premium Radial Trailer Tires 225/75R15 10PR, Brand: FREE COUNTRY
  • Full cap ply ( nylon overlay cross entire tread area), significant upgrade from most other products on the market have nylon strips on shoulder area only, add the critical safety feature!
  • Featured "Scuff Guard" ring on tire wall for better tire side protection
  • 8 mm deep tread depth vs 5.6 mm of other cheap competitors, durable and longer mileage life
  • Heavy duty 10 ply rated, load range E. Steel belted, speed rating M----up to 81mph.
Bestseller No. 2
GRAND RIDE Set 2 FREE COUNTRY Premium Radial Trailer Tires ST 225/75R15 10PR Load Range E w/featured Scuff Guard 8mm Tread Depth
  • 8 mm deep tread depth vs 5.6 mm of other cheap competitors, durable and longer mileage life
  • Full nylon cap ply ( nylon overlay cross entire tread area), significant upgrade from most other products on the market have nylon strips on shoulder area only, add the critical safety feature!
  • Featured "Scuff Guard" ring on tire wall for better tire side protection
  • 10 ply rated, load range E. Rim width: 6".Speed rating M---up to 81mph
  • Designed for trailer use only, no rims included
Bestseller No. 3
Set of 4 New All Steel ST235/80R16 14PR RV Trailer Tires Load Range G
  • Heavy duty GREMAX 14 Ply rated ALL STEEL tubeless tire, Load Range G, to repalce weaker regular 235/80R16 tires
  • All steel contruction, heavy duty 4080lbs capacity, perfect for heavy RV & trailer
  • Deep tread of 0.38" provides good road handling, durability and long tread life
  • This tire is designed for trailer use only, rims are not included
  • All of our tires are brand new, never mounted, and premium quality
Bestseller No. 4
Libra Trailer Parts set of 4 Heavy Duty Trailer Tires ST205/75R15 205 75 15 10-Ply Load Range E Steel Belted Radial w/Scuff Guard
  • Premium FREE COUNTRY Heavy Duty 10 ply rated, load Range E, 2400LBS capacity!
  • FULL nylon cap ply overlay cross entire tread area, significant upgrade from most other products on the market have nylon strips on shoulder area only, add critical safety feature!
  • Featured "Scuff Guard" ring on tire wall for better tire side protection
  • This tire is designed for the trailer use only, rims are not included.
Bestseller No. 5
GREMAX Set 2 New All Steel ST235/80R16 14-Ply RV Trailer Tires 235 80 16 Load Range G 129/125M
  • Heavy duty GREMAX 14 Ply rated ALL STEEL tubeless tire, Load Range G, to repalce weaker regular 235/80R16 tires
  • All steel contruction, heavy duty 4080lbs capacity, perfect for heavy RV & trailer
  • Deep tread of 0.38" provides good road handling, durability and long tread life
  • This tire is designed for trailer use only, rims are not included
  • All of our tires are brand new, never mounted, and premium quality
SaleBestseller No. 6
Carlisle Radial Trail HD Trailer Tire-ST205/75R15 107M 8-ply
  • Tire only, Rim not included
  • Improved tread wear
  • Greater heat resistance
  • Increased durability
  • Fit Type: Vehicle Specific
Bestseller No. 7
Bestseller No. 8
Bestseller No. 9
One Heavy Duty GREMAX All Steel ST235/85R16 RV Radial Trailer Tire 16-Ply Load Range H 133/128M
  • Heavy duty ALL STEEL construction, 16 ply rated, load range H, 4540lbs capacity
  • Great for big heavy RV or trailers, to replace regular ST235/85R16 tires
  • This tire is designed for the trailer use only, rims are not included
  • Load speed index: 133/128M
Bestseller No. 10
GREMAX Heavy All Steel ST235/80R16 14PR RV Radial Trailer Tire Load Range G 128/125M
  • Heavy duty GREMAX14 Ply rated ALL STEEL tubeless tire, Load Range G, to repalce weaker regular 235/80R16 tires
  • All steel contruction, heavy duty 4080lbs capacity, perfect for heavy RV & trailer
  • Deep tread of 0.38" provides good road handling, durability and long tread life
  • This tire is designed for trailer use only, rims are not included
  • All of our tires are brand new, never mounted, and premium quality

Last update on 2024-05-11 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

This product presentation was made with AAWP plugin.

 


Leave a Comment

Share to...