FOREST RIVER XLR 2018: TIRES

Make : FOREST RIVER Model : XLR Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2016-12-29 - 2017-03-23
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V282000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-05-17 Date Received by ODI: 2017-04-26 Date Added to Database: 2017-04-28
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 51-04242017-0393
Component: TIRES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 71
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain 2017-2018 Salem, Wildwood, XLR, Sanibel, Wildcat, Vengeance, Chaparral Lite and Columbus recreational trailers. The Federal Placard may inaccurately list the tire and rim combinations that are installed on the trailers. Additionally, the Gross Axle Weight Rating "GAWR" and the Gross Vehicle Weight Rating "GVWR" information may be incorrect. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 110, "Tire Selection and Rims," and 49 CFR part 567, "Certification."
Consequence:
      The incorrect information may cause the operator to install an incorrect replacement rim or tire, overinflate the tire, or overload the vehicle, all scenarios that may increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Forest River will notify owners and will provide a corrected Federal Placard, free of charge. The recall began on May 17, 2017. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-800-348-7440. Forest River's number for this recall is 51-04242017-0393.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 110
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.