FOREST RIVER SALEM 2022: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Make : FOREST RIVER Model : SALEM Year : 2022
Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 21V745000
Date Owner's Notified: 2021-10-08 Date Received by ODI: 2021-09-24 Date Added to Database: 2021-09-24
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 69-1423
Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 61
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain 2021-2022 Salem and Wildwood fifth wheel trailers. The Federal Placard lists a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating "GVWR" that exceeds the load carrying capacity of the pin box, which could result in an overloaded pin box.
Consequence:
      An overloaded pin box can fail, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Forest River will mail owners a new Federal Placard, free of charge. Owner notification letters were mailed October 8, 2021. Owners may contact Forest River Customer Service at 1-574-534-3167. Forest River's number for this recall is 69-1423.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 567
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.nhtsa.gov.