FOREST RIVER PUMA 2014: TIRES

Make : FOREST RIVER Model : PUMA Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2013-01-01 - 2016-03-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V175000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-05-11 Date Received by ODI: 2016-03-29 Date Added to Database: 2016-03-29
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 420-06092015-0050SA
Component: TIRES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 577
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain model year 2013-2016 Puma recreational trailers, models T12RBC, T15UDC, T17QBC, and T18FBC, manufactured from January 1, 2013, through March 1, 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 420-06092015-0050SA.
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.