FOREST RIVER CEDAR CREEK 2015: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE

Make : FOREST RIVER Model : CEDAR CREEK Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2014-03-01 - 2015-01-31
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 15V273000
Date Owner's Notified: 2015-06-11 Date Received by ODI: 2015-05-11 Date Added to Database: 2015-05-11
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 15-05062015-0034
Component: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 689
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 Dynamax, 2014 Cardinal trailers, and 2015 Cedar Creek, Sierra and Sandpiper trailers. In the affected vehicles, a rivet for the quad entry steps may shear and fail, causing the steps to give when being used.
Consequence:
      If the rivet shears causing the quad step to fail, the step user may fall, increasing the risk of personal injury.
Remedy:
      Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will remove the rivets and the step sections will be bolted together, free of charge. The recall began on June 11, 2015. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-574-389-4600. Forest River's number for this recall is 15-05062015-0034.
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.