5C-0897 - Insufficiently Tightened Brake Caliper Bolts - 2018-2019 Forest River Berkshire Recreational Vehicles, StarTrans PS2 & 2019 Glaval Legacy Transit Buses

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V770
Manufacturer Forest River, Inc.
Components SERVICE BRAKES, AIR
Potential Number of Units Affected 170

 

Insufficiently Tightened Brake Caliper Bolts

Loose brake caliper mounting bolts can reduce brake effectiveness, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Forest River Berkshire recreational vehicles and StarTrans PS2 transit buses and 2019 Glaval Legacy transit buses. The brake caliper mounting bolts may have been insufficiently tightened.

 

Remedy

Forest River will notify owners, and Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) authorized service facilities will check and tighten the brake caliper mounting bolts, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in November 2018. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-574-642-3112. Forest River's number for this recall is 35 and 5C-0897.

 

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.safercar.gov.

 

Check for Daimler Trucks North America Recalls


October 2018
FL794
NHTSA #18V-703 (Non-School Bus)
NHTSA #18V-702 (School Bus)
TC #2018-550    (Non-School Bus)

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCRIT-18V770-8213.pdf

Download (PDF, 373KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

November 15, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V770-5572.pdf

Download (PDF, 242KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V770&docType=RCL


 

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