FOREST RIVER SALEM 2019: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

Make : FOREST RIVER Model : SALEM Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-08-27 - 2018-12-13
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V933000
Date Owner's Notified: 2019-02-04 Date Received by ODI: 2018-12-27 Date Added to Database: 2019-01-31
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 44-0929
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 151
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain 2019 Salem and Wildwood recreational trailers. The power cord hatch is located above the water heater exhaust, possibly resulting in the cord or the hatch melting.
Consequence:
      A melted cord may result in bare wiring, increasing the risk of fire.
Remedy:
      Forest River has notified owners, and dealers will secure the power cord away from the water heater exhaust, free of charge. The recall began February 4, 2019. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 574-534-6127. Forest River's number for this recall is 44-0929.
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.