FOREST RIVER CHEROKEE 2016: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

Make : FOREST RIVER Model : CHEROKEE Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2015-01-07 - 2017-09-12
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V838000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-02-07 Date Received by ODI: 2017-12-21 Date Added to Database: 2017-12-28
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 64-0456
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 3297
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain 2015-2018 Cascade and Cherokee recreational trailers. The trailer wiring may have been improperly routed, allowing the wires to be pinched between the chassis and the vehicle body.
Consequence:
      Pinched wires may short circuit, increasing the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the trailers, rerouting the wires, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on February 7, 2018. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-541-644-8072. Forest River's number for this recall is 64-0456.
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.