FOREST RIVER XLR 2018: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR

Make : FOREST RIVER Model : XLR Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2017-02-06 - 2017-10-23
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V708000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-12-04 Date Received by ODI: 2017-11-10 Date Added to Database: 2017-11-14
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 73-0535
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 762
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain 2017-2018 XLR Toyhauler, Vengeance and Wolf Pack recreational trailers equipped with an optional generator. The generator's exhaust pipe is mounted too close to the trailer's plastic underbelly.
Consequence:
      The generator's exhaust may melt the trailer's underbelly, increasing the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the routing of the exhaust pipe, lowering it away from the plastic underbelly, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on December 4, 2017. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-260-499-2100. Forest River's number for this recall is 73-0535.
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.