5C-0897 - Insufficiently Tightened Brake Caliper Bolts - 2018-2019 Forest River Berkshire Recreational Vehicles, StarTrans PS2 & 2019 Glaval Legacy Transit Buses

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V770
Manufacturer Forest River, Inc.
Components SERVICE BRAKES, AIR
Potential Number of Units Affected 170

 

Insufficiently Tightened Brake Caliper Bolts

Loose brake caliper mounting bolts can reduce brake effectiveness, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Forest River Berkshire recreational vehicles and StarTrans PS2 transit buses and 2019 Glaval Legacy transit buses. The brake caliper mounting bolts may have been insufficiently tightened.

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18-335 - Incorrect Location of Water Heater Exhaust - 2019 Crossroads Cruiser Recreational Trailers

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V767
Manufacturer Keystone RV Company
Components EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 7

 

Incorrect Location of Water Heater Exhaust

If carbon monoxide or propane gas enters the living quarters, it can increase the risk of injury.

 

Summary

Keystone RV Company (Keystone) is recalling certain 2019 Crossroads Cruiser recreational trailers with the water heater installed under the slide out. The exhaust location for the water heater may result in carbon monoxide or propane gas entering the living quarters.

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RC000163 - Circuit Board Damage Affecting Lighting Functions - 2017 Thor Motor Coach Tuscany XTE & 2017-2019 Venetian, Aria, Tuscany, & Palazzo Motorhomes

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V763
Manufacturer Thor Motor Coach
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected 1,769

 

Circuit Board Damage Affecting Lighting Functions

Nonfunctioning lights can increase the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Thor Motor Coach (TMC) is recalling certain 2017 Tuscany XTE and 2017-2019 Venetian, Aria, Tuscany, and Palazzo motorhomes built on Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation chassis. The Power Distribution Module (PDM) may have been damaged during manufacturing, possibly resulting in the rear marker lights, brake lights, or turn signals not functioning.

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CSN 702 - Elevator Riser Assembly Cracks - 2009 Altec LSS 60 & LSS 70 Elevator Aerial Devices

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V762
Manufacturer Altec Industries Inc.
Components STRUCTURE
Potential Number of Units Affected 4

 

Elevator Riser Assembly Cracks

If the elevator riser fails, it can increase the risk of injury or death.

 

Summary

Altec Industries Inc. (Altec) is recalling certain 2009 Altec LSS 60 or LSS 70 Elevator Aerial devices. The elevator riser assembly may crack and fail.

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RC000162 - LP Hose may Contact Refrigerator Base - 2018-2019 Thor Four Winds, Chateau, & Freedom Elite

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V741
Manufacturer Thor Motor Coach
Components EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 1,384

 

LP Hose may Contact Refrigerator Base

A propane leak can increase the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

Thor Motor Coach (TMC) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Thor Four Winds, Chateau, and Freedom Elite vehicles. The liquid propane (LP) hose may not have adequate space between the floor and the metal plate on the refrigerator, causing damage to the hose and possibly creating a propane leak.

 

 

Remedy

TMC will notify owners, and dealers will remove a portion of the refrigerator base plate to provide additional clearance for the LP hose, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 11, 2018. Owners may contact TMC customer service at 1-877-855-2867. TMC's number for this recall is RC000162.

 

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

November 14, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V741-6462.pdf

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Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V741&docType=RCL