GULF STREAM FRIENDSHIP 1989: EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Make : GULF STREAM Model : FRIENDSHIP Year : 1989
Build Dates : 1988-08-01 - 1990-04-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 93V062000
Date Owner's Notified: 1993-04-05 Date Received by ODI: 1993-04-20 Date Added to Database: 1993-04-28
Manufacturers Involved: Gulf Stream Coach, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
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Component: EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 167
Summary:
      THE WIRE USED TO POWER THE ELECTRONIC MEMORY ON A RADIO INSTALLED IN THE REAR OF THE MOTORHOME WAS INCORRECTLY ROUTED DIRECTLY TO THE HOT SIDE OF THE BATTERY DISCONNECT SOLENOID, AND HAS NO FUSE PROTECTION.
Consequence:
      THE UNFUSED ELECTRICAL CIRCUIT CAN OVERLOAD AND OVERHEAT,RESULTING IN A FIRE OF THE ELECTRICAL INSULATING MATERIAL AND POSSIBLY SPREADINGFIRE AND NOXIOUS FUMES THROUGH THE INTERIOR OF THE MOTORHOME.
Remedy:
      INSTALL A FUSE AND FUSE HOLDER TO PROPERLY PROTECT THE CIRCUIT.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: ELECTRICAL.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MOTORHOME.