68-0822 - Driver Side Window Shade may Lower Without Warning - 2017-2019 Forest River Georgetown & FR3, 2018-2019 Berkshire & 2018 Charleston Motorhomes

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V768
Manufacturer Forest River, Inc.
Components VISIBILITY
Potential Number of Units Affected 4,790

 

Driver Side Window Shade may Lower Without Warning

If the windshield roller shade unrolls while driving, it could block the driver's visibility, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Forest River Georgetown and FR3 motorhomes, 2018-2019 Berkshire motorhomes and 2018 Charleston motorhomes. The motorized windshield roller shade at the driver's seating position may unroll without warning while driving.

 

Remedy

Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will install a fastener to ensure the motor will not allow the shade to roll down during while driving. The recall is expected to begin in November 2018. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-574-206-7605. Forest River's number for the recall is 68-0822.

 

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.


Recall Acknowledgement

November 15, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V768-2824.pdf

Download (PDF, 242KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V768&docType=RCL


 

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