HOME AND PARK ROADTREK 1992: EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Make : HOME AND PARK Model : ROADTREK Year : 1992
Build Dates : 1990-12-01 - 1993-02-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 93V026000
Date Owner's Notified: 1993-03-29 Date Received by ODI: 1993-03-02 Date Added to Database: 1993-03-16
Manufacturers Involved: Erwin Hymer Group North America, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 969
Summary:
      THE GENERATOR EXHAUST PIPE, LOCATED AT THE REAR ROADSIDE OF THE VEHICLE, CAN EMIT HOT EXHAUST GASES FROM A DAMAGED, WORN, DEFECTIVE, OR IMPROPERLY INSTALLED EXHAUST PIPE, MELTING THE ADJACENT POLYETHYLENE STORAGE TRUNK.
Consequence:
      THE DAMAGED STORAGE TRUNK ALLOWS GENERATOR AND/OR VEHICLEEXHAUST GASES TO ENTER THE VEHICLE, RESULTING IN A HAZARD TO VEHICLE OCCUPANTS.
Remedy:
      REPLACE ANY DEFECTIVE GENERATOR EXHAUST PIPES, REPAIR HOLES IN THE POLYETHYLENE STORAGE TRUNK, AND INSTALL A HEAT SHIELD BETWEEN THE GENERATOR EXHAUST PIPE AND THE STORAGE TRUNK.
Report Initiator: ODI V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: EQUIPMENT; GENERATOR EXHAUST ASSEMBLY.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: CAMPER VANS BUILT ON DODGE B250 AND B350 MAXIVANS WITHGASOLINE POWERED GENERATORS OR GENERATOR "READY" PACKAGES.