FOREST RIVER PUMA 2018: WHEELS:CAP/COVER/HUB

Make : FOREST RIVER Model : PUMA Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2017-08-17 - 2017-10-05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V635000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-11-01 Date Received by ODI: 2017-10-09 Date Added to Database: 2017-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 420-0537
Component: WHEELS:CAP/COVER/HUB
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 742
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain 2018 Puma recreational trailers. When installing and tightening the wheels on the trailers, the wheel center caps may have interfered, preventing the wheels from being properly tightened.
Consequence:
      If the wheels were not properly tightened, they may loosen and detach while the trailer is moving, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will remove the plastic wheel center cap and install a different center cap, free of charge. The recall began on November 1, 2017. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-574-642-0588. Forest River's number for this recall is 420-0537.
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.