Battery May Move or Fall Out of Compartment – 2018 Lance Travel Trailers

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V091
Manufacturer Lance Camper Manufacturing. Corp.
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected 1,164

 

Battery May Move or Fall Out of Compartment

If the battery falls out of the compartment with the trailer is being towed, it may become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Lance Camper Manufacturing Corp. (Lance) is recalling certain 2018 travel trailers, models 1985, 1995, 2185, 2155, 2295, and 2375. The battery on these vehicles may move within its compartment while the vehicle is in motion, causing the door to open and allowing the battery to fall out.

 

Remedy

Lance will notify owners, and dealers will install a retrofit strap kit to keep the battery from moving, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 15, 2018. Owners may contact Lance customer service at 1-661-949-3322.

 

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.


https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V091-1161.pdf

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