HAULMARK MOTOR COACH 2007: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE

Make : HAULMARK Model : MOTOR COACH Year : 2007
Build Dates : 2007-04-01 - 2010-06-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V132000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-05-02 Date Received by ODI: 2016-03-04 Date Added to Database: 2016-03-04
Manufacturers Involved: Universal Trailer Cargo Group, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 217
Summary:
      Universal Trailer Cargo Group, Inc. "Universal Trailer" is recalling certain model year 2007-2010 Haulmark Motorcoach vehicles manufactured April 1, 2007, to June 30, 2010. The bolt that attaches the fan gear assembly to the steps may fracture allowing the fan gear to disengage from the steps. As a result, the steps may not remain in the expected position and may become unstable.
Consequence:
      Unstable entry and exit steps increase the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Universal Trailer will notify owners, and dealers will install a retainer bracket on the double step assemblies and the Coachstep Linkage Assembly will be replaced and a retainer bracket will be installed on the trip step assemblies. The recall began on May 2, 2016. Owners may contact Universal Trailer customer service at 1-574-264-9661.
Report Initiator: ODI 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.