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Winnebago 2012 Era Motorhome

Winnebago 2012 Era Motorhome

Vehicle Make / Model: Model Year(s):
     ITASCA / NAVION 2010-2013
     ITASCA / REYO 2010-2013
     WINNEBAGO / ERA 2009-2013
     WINNEBAGO / VIA 2009-2013
     WINNEBAGO / VIEW 2009-2013
Manufacturer: WINNEBAGO INDUSTRIES INC. Report Receipt Date: DEC 03, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V559000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
Potential Number of Units Affected: 2,944
Summary: 
Winnebago is recalling certain model year 2009-2013 Winnebago model Era, View, and Via motorhomes, and 2010-2013 Itasca model Navion and Reyo motorhomes; manufactured November 13, 2007 through August 10, 2012. The proper fuses were not installed for the refrigerator circuits.
Consequence:
Without the proper fuse, heat can build which could lead to a vehicle fire.
Remedy:
Winnebago will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuses. The recall is expected to begin in early January 2013. Consumers may contact Winnebago Industries owner relations at 1-641-585-6939.
 

Winnebago’s recall campaign number is 127. Customers may contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153); or go to http://www.safercar.gov.

Forest River Sunseeker Class C Motorhome

Forest River Sunseeker Class C Motorhome

Vehicle Make / Model: Model Year(s):
     FOREST RIVER / FORESTER 2010-2013
     FOREST RIVER / LEXINGTON 2010-2013
     FOREST RIVER / SUNSEEKER 2010-2013
Manufacturer: FOREST RIVER, INC. Report Receipt Date: SEP 18, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V458000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE:LPG LINES AND FITTINGS
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,585
Summary:
Forest River, Inc., (Forest River) is recalling certain model year 2010-2013 Sunseeker 2860, 3120, 3170, Forester 2861, 3121, 3171, and Lexington 283 Class C motorhomes, manufactured from August 18, 2009, through September 12, 2012. The liquid propane gas (LPG) fuel line that supplies fuel to appliances in the slide out, can become damaged.
Consequence: 
A damaged LPG fuel line can lead to an explosion and/or fire, increasing the risk of injury or death.
Remedy:
Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will repair the affected vehicles free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in October 2012. Owners may contact Forest River at 1-574-295-8749.
Notes: 
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
Silverado by Bighorn - Fifth Wheel

Silverado by Bighorn

   HEARTLAND / BIGHORN SILVERADO 2012-2013
     HEARTLAND / ELKRIDGE 2011-2012
Manufacturer: HEARTLAND RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, LLC Mfr’s Report Date: AUG 27, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V417000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected: 7
Summary: 
Heartland RV (Heartland) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Elkridge and model year 2012-2013 Bighorn Silverado fifth wheel vehicles. Certain vehicles manufactured with liquid propane (LP) generators may have the LP supply line connected incorrectly to the generator.
Consequence: 
If the LP supply line is connected incorrectly, the generator may vent liquid propane into the generator compartment. In the presence of an ignition source, the vented propane can result in an explosion.
Remedy:
Heartland will notify owners and dealers will inspect and correct the LP supply line fitting as necessary, free of charge. Heartland has not provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Heartland at 1-888-262-5992.
Heartland RV’s safety recall number is 99-01-09. Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
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