17E062000 – Fire Extinguisher May Be Clogged or Inoperable – 2012-2018 Erwin Hymer Motorhomes

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January 2, 2018

Fire Extinguisher May Be Clogged or Inoperable

If the fire extinguisher does not function properly, it can increase the risk of injury in the event of a fire.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V001

Manufacturer Erwin Hymer Group North America, Inc.

Components EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected 5,185

 

Summary

Erwin Hymer Group North America, Inc. (Erwin Hymer) is recalling certain 2012-2018 Roadtrek E-trek, CS Adventurous, RS Adventurous, SS Agile, Zion, Zion SRT, Simplicity, Simplicity SRT, Hymer Aktiv, Aktiv 2.0, Sonne, Carado Banff, Axion, and Sunlight Van One vehicles. These motorhomes are equipped with Kidde E10 or EH10 Fire Extinguishers that may become clogged, preventing the extinguisher from discharging as expected or requiring excessive force to activate the extinguisher.

 

Remedy

Erwin Hymer will notify owners, instructing them to contact Kidde for a replacement fire extinguisher, free of charge. The recall began on January 8, 2018. Owners may contact Erwin Hymer customer service at 1-844-413-8245, or Kidde customer service toll-free at 1-855-262-3540, or online at www.kidde.com and click on “Product Safety Recall” for more information. For additional guidance consumers can contact Erwin Hymer Group North America, Inc., customer service line at 844-496-3735. Erwin Hymer’s number for this recall is 17E062000.

 

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.

 


98 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
CARADO AXION 2012-2018
CARADO BANFF 2012-2018
HYMER AKTIV 2012-2018
HYMER AKTIV 2.0 2012-2018
HYMER SONNE 2012-2018
ROADTREK CS ADVENTUROUS 2012-2018
ROADTREK E-TREK 2012-2018
ROADTREK RS ADVENTUROUS 2012-2018
ROADTREK SIMPLICITY 2012-2018
ROADTREK SIMPLICITY SRT 2012-2018
ROADTREK SS AGILE 2012-2018
ROADTREK ZION 2012-2018
ROADTREK ZION SRT 2012-2018
SUNLIGHT VAN ONE 2012-2018

 


8 Associated Documents


Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-18V001-8487.PDF 214.429KB

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Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-18V001-8562.pdf 246.272KB

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Recall 573 Report- Amendment 1

RCLRPT-18V001-3686.PDF 214.468KB

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Recall 573 Report-Amendment 3

RCLRPT-18V001-6750.PDF 214.549KB

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Recall 573 Report-Amendment 2

RCLRPT-18V001-3514.PDF 214.56KB

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Recall Quarterly Report #1, 2018-1

RCLQRT-18V001-9877.PDF 214.541KB

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Recall Quarterly Report #4, 2018-4

RCLQRT-18V001-8850.PDF 211.458KB

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Recall Quarterly Report #3, 2018-3

RCLQRT-18V001-1195.PDF 214.74KB

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Latest Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V001&docType=RCL


 

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