99-01-43 - Reflectors may not be Installed/FMVSS 108 - 2019 Heartland Elk Ridge, Milestone, Elk Ridge Express, Pioneer, Sundance, & Sundance XLT Fifth-Wheel Recreational Trailers

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V852
Manufacturer Heartland Recreational Vehicles, LLC
Components VISIBILITY
Potential Number of Units Affected 847

 

Reflectors may not be Installed/FMVSS 108

If the reflectors are missing, the trailer may have reduced visibility to other drivers, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Heartland RV (Heartland) is recalling certain 2019 Heartland Elk Ridge, Milestone, Elk Ridge Express, Pioneer, Sundance, and Sundance XLT fifth-wheel recreational trailers. The forward reflectors on one or both sides may not have been installed. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."

 

Remedy

Heartland will notify owners, and dealers will install the missing reflectors, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 21, 2019 . Owners may contact Heartland customer service at 1-877-262-8032. Heartland's number for this recall is 99.01.43.

 

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.


99-01-43

Heartland Front Reflector

12/17/2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCRIT-18V852-9147.pdf

Download (PDF, 379KB)


RECREATIONAL VEHICLE SAFETY RECALL NOTICE
Safety Recall: 18V-852
TC2018-694
December 18, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCMN-18V852-2619.pdf

Download (PDF, 449KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

December 19, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V852-8460.pdf

Download (PDF, 240KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V852&docType=RCL


 

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