GS03122018 - Insufficient Grease on Bearings may cause Failure - 2019 Gulf Stream Vintage Cruiser Recreational Trailers

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V857
Manufacturer Gulf Stream Coach, Inc.
Components SUSPENSION
Potential Number of Units Affected 16

 

Insufficient Grease on Bearings may cause Failure

If the bearings overheat, the hub may fail, affecting handling and increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Gulf Stream Coach, Inc. (Gulf Stream) is recalling certain 2019 Gulf Stream Vintage Cruiser recreational trailers. The inner hub bearings may not have been sufficiently greased, which can cause the bearings to overheat and fail.

 

Remedy

Gulf Stream will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and repair the hubs and bearings, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 21, 2018. Owners may contact Gulf Stream customer service at 1-800-289-8787. Gulf Stream's number for this recall is GS03122018.

 

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

December 14, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V857-3535.pdf

Download (PDF, 242KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V857&docType=RCL


 

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