GULF STREAM CONQUEST 2018: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Make : GULF STREAM Model : CONQUEST Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2016-03-08 - 2017-09-11
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V283000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-06-27 Date Received by ODI: 2018-04-06 Date Added to Database: 2018-05-04
Manufacturers Involved: Gulf Stream Coach, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 04052018
Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 25
Summary:
      Gulf Stream Coach, Inc. "Gulf Stream" is recalling certain 2017-2018 Conquest motorhomes, model 6280. The Federal Placards on these vehicles may incorrectly state the Gross Vehicle Weight Rating "GVWR" as 14,500 lbs. when the correct GVWR is 12,500 lbs. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, "Certification."
Consequence:
      If the operator loads vehicle according to incorrect GVWR on the label, the vehicle may be overloaded, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Gulf Stream will notify owners and will provide a corrected Federal Placard, free of charge. The recall began on June 27, 2018. Owners may contact Gulf Stream customer service at 1-800-289-8787. Gulf Stream's number for this recall is 04052018.
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.safercar.gov.