FOREST RIVER PUMA 2010: TIRES

Make : FOREST RIVER Model : PUMA Year : 2010
Build Dates : 2007-06-25 - 2016-03-23
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V179000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-05-11 Date Received by ODI: 2016-03-30 Date Added to Database: 2016-03-30
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 420-06092015-0050
Component: TIRES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 2639
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain model year 2008-2016 Puma recreational trailers and toy haulers, models PT20RDC, PT21FBC, PT22RBC, PT26RLC, PT26FBSC, PT21TUC, PT27RBSC, PT25FBC, PT22RB, PTH21TFU, PTH24THS, PTH25TFS, PTH27SBU, PTH27RLSS, PTH25TFQ, and PTH21TFB manufactured from June 25, 2007, through March 23, 2016. When the trailer hits a bump, the tire"s" may contact the floor or wheel well and result in tire damage.
Consequence:
      A damaged tire could deflate and cause a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will install a lift kit to add additional clearance to the vehicles, free of charge. The recall began on May 11, 2016. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-574-642-0607. Forest River's recall number for this campaign is 420-06092015-0050.
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.