FOREST RIVER PURSUIT 2015: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE

Make : FOREST RIVER Model : PURSUIT Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2013-01-01 - 2016-07-14
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V552000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-09-12 Date Received by ODI: 2016-07-25 Date Added to Database: 2016-07-25
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 51-07152016-0225
Component: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1330
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain model year 2013-2017 Dynamax and Coachmen Pursuit recreational vehicles and 2016-2017 Freelander and Orion recreational vehicles. The affected vehicles are equipped with shower curtains that may not adequately resist catching fire in the presence of an ignition source. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 302, "Flammability of Interior Materials."
Consequence:
      A flammable shower curtain may further fuel a fire, increasing the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will replace the shower curtains with curtains made with fire retardant, free of charge. The recall began on September 12, 2016. Owners may contact Dynamax customer service at 1-574-262-3474, Pursuit customer service at 1-574-825-8305 "east of the Mississippi" or 1-574-825-8317 "west of the Mississippi" and Freelander or Orion customer service at 1-574-825-8602. Forest River's number for this recall is 51-07152016-0225.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 302
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.