RC000297 – Bike Rack May Detach – 2022-2024 Thor Motor Coach Tranquility & 2022-2023 Sanctuary Motorhomes

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June 27, 2023 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 23V447000

Bike Rack May Detach

A bike rack that detaches from the vehicle increases the risk of a crash.


NHTSA Campaign Number: 23V447

Manufacturer Thor Motor Coach

Components EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected 213



Thor Motor Coach (TMC) is recalling certain 2022-2024 Tranquility and 2022-2023 Sanctuary motorhomes. The R-bike rack arms may fracture and detach.



Dealers will replace the defective components of the bike rack, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed August 26, 2023. Owners may contact TMC customer service at 1-877-855-2867. TMC’s number for this recall is RC000297.



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 :

5/30 – Lippert notified Thor Motor Coach of the issue with the bike rack components fracturing after they received a complaint.

6/23 – Safety committee met and voted to issue a recall.

TMC was notified by Lippert that there has been 1 claim for this issue.


5 Affected Products




2 Associated Documents

Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-23V447-4718.PDF 215.121KB

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Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-23V447-5452.pdf 645.822KB

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