FOREST RIVER CHEROKEE 2018: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE

Make : FOREST RIVER Model : CHEROKEE Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2018-07-27 - 2018-09-21
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V752000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-11-27 Date Received by ODI: 2018-10-25 Date Added to Database: 2018-10-29
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 75-0867
Component: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 3606
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain 2018-2019 Cherokee Alpha Wolf and 2019 Cherokee Arctic Wolf recreational trailers. The awnings may have been mounted with fasteners that are insufficient in length and/or quantity, possibly resulting in the awning arm detaching from the wall.
Consequence:
      If the awning arm detaches, it can increase the risk of injury or a crash.
Remedy:
      Forest River will notify owners and dealers will inspect and replace with the correct fastener, free of charge. The recall began November 27, 2018. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-260-499-2100. Forest River's number for this recall is 75-0867.
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.