9901372 – Trailer Safety Chains may Fail – 2017-2018 Jayco Eagle 333BHOK Travel Trailers

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V072
Manufacturer Jayco, Inc.
Components EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 103

 

Trailer Safety Chains may Fail

If the safety chains fail in the event of a detachment, the trailer would separate from the tow vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Jayco, Inc. (Jayco) is recalling certain 2017, 2018 Eagle 333BHOK (EC) travel trailers. The safety chains on these vehicles are rated at 11,700 lbs, however the Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) is 12,500lbs. In the event of a trailer detachment, the underrated safety chains may fail.

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99.02.05 – Reflectors at Incorrect Height/FMVSS 108 – 2006-2016 DRV Fifth Wheel Travel Trailers

NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V491
Manufacturer DRV Suites
Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected 7,465

 

Reflectors at Incorrect Height/FMVSS 108

If the reflector is located outside of the required area, it can reduce the visibility of the vehicle by other drivers, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

DRV Suites (DRV) is recalling certain 2014-2015 Tradition, 2014-2016 Full House, 2006-2016 Elite Suites, and 2013-2016 Estates fifth wheel travel trailers. The affected vehicles have front side reflex reflectors located above the maximum height of 60″. 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.”

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400-0612 – Liquid Propane Bottle May Detach from Trailer – 2018 Forest River Palomino PaloMini Recreational Trailers

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V067
Manufacturer Forest River, Inc.
Components EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 253

 

Liquid Propane Bottle May Detach from Trailer

If the LP bottle detaches from the vehicle, there is an increased risk of injury or crash.

 

Summary

Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling certain 2018 Palomino PaloMini recreational trailers. The mounting bracket for the single liquid propane (LP) bottle may break allowing the LP bottle to detach from the vehicle.

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75-0613 – Side Marker Light and Reflector/FMVSS 108 – 2018 Forest River Cherokee Recreational Trailers

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V066
Manufacturer Forest River, Inc.
Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number of Units Affected 75

 

Side Marker Light and Reflector/FMVSS 108

If the marker lights are in the wrong location or if the reflectors are missing, it can reduce the visibility of the vehicle to other drivers, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling certain 2018 Cherokee recreational trailers. The amber side marker lights are not located as far to the front as feasible on the vehicle. Additionally, the vehicles may also be missing the intermediate side reflex reflectors located at, or near, the midpoint of the vehicle. 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.”

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Sofa May Block Emergency Exit – 2017-2018 KZRV Durango Gold Recreational Trailers

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V063
Manufacturer KZRV, L.P.
Components STRUCTURE
Potential Number of Units Affected 130

 

Sofa May Block Emergency Exit

If the sofa delays using the exit window in the event of an emergency, the occupants have an increased risk of injury.

 

Summary

KZRV, L.P. (KZRV) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Durango Gold recreational trailers. The rear sofa in these vehicles may limit visibility of the rear exit window label and/or the sofa cushion may restrict access to, and operation of, the exit window handle.

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