COACHMEN VIP 1976: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:MOUNTING

Make : COACHMEN Model : VIP Year : 1976
Build Dates : 1974-09-01 - 1976-08-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 76V146000
Date Owner's Notified: 1976-09-27 Date Received by ODI: 1976-09-21 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: HIGH COUNTRY ALUMINUM PRODUCTS. LLC
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Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:MOUNTING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 762
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      COACHMAN CAMPAIGN NO C-1.MOTORHOMES.POSSIBILITY UNDER UNUSUAL STRESSCONDITIONS THE GASOLINE TANKS ON THESE UNITS MAY COME LOOSE FROM CHASSIS ANDDROP TO THE GROUND.IF A TANK DROPS OFF IT COULD CONSTITUTE AN OBSTRUCTION TOTHE TRAFFIC WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF VEHICLE CRASH.IT IS ALSO CONCEIVABLE THATA TANK MIGHT RUPTURE AND FIRE OR EXPLOSION MAY OCCUR.'CORRECT BY INSPECTINGAND INSTALLING ADDITIONAL METAL STRAP'.MOTORHOMES.