Recall 19-341 Montana Slide Ram Adjustment Bolt - 2019 Keystone Montana Recreational Trailers

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V058
Manufacturer Keystone RV Company
Potential Number of Units Affected 121


Kitchen Slide Bolt may Contact the Tire

If the adjustment bolt contacts the tire, the tire may fail, increasing the risk of a crash.



Keystone RV Company (Keystone) is recalling certain 2019 Montana recreational trailers, models 3855BR and 3854BR. The adjustment bolt for the kitchen slide may be too long, allowing it to make contact with the tire while moving.



Keystone had notified owners, and dealers will replace the adjustment bolt with a correct length adjustment bolt, free of charge. The recall began on February 7, 2019. Owners may contact Keystone customer service at 1-866-425-4369. Keystone's number for this recall is 19-341.



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

Safety Recall: 19V-058
Safety Advisory: 19-341
February 7, 2019



«City», «State»  «Zip»


This notice applies to your vehicle:  «VIN» Dear «Owner_name»:

This notice is sent to you in accordance with the requirements of the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act. Keystone RV Company has decided that a defect which relates to motor vehicle safety exists in certain model 2019 Montana Fifth Wheels. As a result, Keystone RV is conducting a safety recall. We apologize for any inconvenience this action may cause you; however your safety and continued satisfaction are of the utmost importance to us.

Reason for this recall It has been decided that the vehicles in this recall population may have an adjustment bolt for the kitchen slide that can come into contact with the tire. If the bolt comes into contact with the tire during travel, there is an increased risk of a tire blow out leading to the possibility of property damage and poor vehicle handling.
What we will do Keystone representatives have been in contact with the staff at your selling dealership regarding this situation. The remedy is to replace the incorrect length of adjustment bolt with a 2” bolt. The service and parts required for this corrective action will be provided at no charge to you.
What we need you to do As soon as possible, please make an appointment to have your RV serviced by your dealership. The labor time to perform this correction is approximately a 1/2 hour. Please ask your dealer if you wish to know how much additional time will be needed to schedule and process your RV for this repair.
If you have questions Your dealer is best equipped to obtain parts and provide service to ensure your RV is corrected as promptly as possible. Please contact Keystone Customer service if your dealer is unable to assist or if you take your RV to your dealer on the agreed service date, and the dealer does not remedy the condition within a reasonable amount of time, or without charge to you. You may be eligible to receive reimbursement if you paid to have the defect resolved prior to receiving this correspondence.

Keystone Customer Service is available toll-free at 1-866-425-4369.

If after contacting Keystone Customer Service you are still not satisfied we have done our best to remedy this situation, you may also submit a written complaint to: Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE, Washington, DC 20590. You may call the toll-free Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-3274236 (TTY:  1-800-424-9153; or go to Federal regulations require that any vehicle lessor receiving this recall notice must forward a copy of this notice to the lessee within ten days.

Thank you for your attention and cooperation in this matter.



Rick Deisler

Vice President Service Operations cc:  National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

PO Box 2000 – Goshen, IN  46527-2000
Phone: (574) 535-2100 – Fax: (574) 535-2199

Montana 3855BR Slide Ram


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Safety Recall: 19V-058
Safety Advisory: 19-341
February 7, 2019

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Safety Advisory: 19-341
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Safety Advisory: 19-341
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