FOREST RIVER VENGEANCE 2017: EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Make : FOREST RIVER Model : VENGEANCE Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2017-02-17 - 2018-04-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V333000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-06-07 Date Received by ODI: 2018-05-23 Date Added to Database: 2018-05-23
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 73-0727
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 265
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain 2017-2019 Forest River Vengeance Rouge recreational trailers, models VGT25V-73 and VGT25V-73-W. These vehicles may be missing side marker lights in the middle of each side, reducing the visibility of the trailers to other drivers. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."
Consequence:
      The reduced visibility can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Forest River has notified owners, and dealers will install the missing amber side marker lights, free of charge. The recall began June 7, 2018. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-260-499-2100. Forest River's number for this recall is 73-0727.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 108
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.