FOREST RIVER FORESTER 2018: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Make : FOREST RIVER Model : FORESTER Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2017-04-03 - 2017-08-15
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V513000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-09-05 Date Received by ODI: 2017-08-18 Date Added to Database: 2017-08-21
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 35.55.215-0491
Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 184
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain 2018 Forest River Dynamax, Forester, Sunseeker, and Coachmen Prism vehicles built on Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans. The affected vehicles have tire labels on the B-pillar that list a tire pressure that is too low. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, "Certification."
Consequence:
      Operating the vehicle with low front tire pressures may result in tire damage, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Forest River will notify owners, and authorized Mercedes-Benz or Freightliner Sprinter dealers will inspect and replace the tire pressure label with correct tire inflation pressure, free of charge. The recall began on September 5, 2017. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-854-888-3214. Forest River's number for this recall is 35.55.215-0491.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 567
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.