COACHMEN CHAPARRAL LITE 2019: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE:LPG SYSTEMS

Make : COACHMEN Model : CHAPARRAL LITE Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-04-17 - 2018-05-22
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V354000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-06-28 Date Received by ODI: 2018-05-30 Date Added to Database: 2018-06-01
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 110-0738
Component: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE:LPG SYSTEMS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 237
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain 2019 Coachmen Chaparral, Chaparral Lite and Brookstone, and Shasta Phoenix recreational trailers. The liquid propane "LP" gas bottle ring on these trailers may not have a deep enough pierce punch to bind the metal strap, possibly resulting in the LP bottle detaching.
Consequence:
      If the LP bottle detaches while moving, it can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will install new LP bottle rings, free of charge. The recall began on June 28, 2018. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-574-825-8360. Forest River's number for this recall is 110-0738.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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.