FOREST RIVER LEPRECHAUN 2015: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
|Make : FOREST RIVER||Model : LEPRECHAUN||Year : 2015|
|Build Dates : 2014-06-10 - 2014-06-10|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 15V237000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2015-04-17||Date Received by ODI: 2015-04-21||Date Added to Database: 2015-04-21|
|Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: 51-04172015-0031|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 83|
Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Coachmen Freelander vehicles manufactured February 14, 2014, to April 1, 2015, and 2015 Coachmen Leprechaun vehicles manufactured on June 10, 2014. The affected vehicles, manufactured on a Ford 158" wheelbase chassis with a 5.4L V-8 engine, may have a Federal Certification label that lists an incorrect gross vehicle weight rating "GVWR", gross axle weight rating "GAWR" and wrong cargo carrying capacity information. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, "Certification."
With incorrect GVWR, GAWR, and cargo carrying capacity information, the operator may overload the trailer, increasing the risk of a crash.
Forest River will notify owners and will provide replacement labels with the corrected information, free of charge. The recall began on April 17, 2015. Owners may contact Coachmen customer service at 1-800-453-6064. Forest River's number for this recall is 51-04172015-0031.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number: 567||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 567|
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.