Make : HYMER Model : AKTIV Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2012-01-02 - 2017-08-15
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V001000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-01-08 Date Received by ODI: 2018-01-02 Date Added to Database: 2018-01-03
Manufacturers Involved: Erwin Hymer Group North America, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 17E062000
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 5185
      Erwin Hymer Group North America, Inc. "Erwin Hymer" is recalling certain 2012-2018 Roadtrek E-trek, CS Adventurous, RS Adventurous, SS Agile, Zion, Zion SRT, Simplicity, Simplicity SRT, Hymer Aktiv, Aktiv 2.0, Sonne, Carado Banff, Axion, and Sunlight Van One vehicles. These motorhomes are equipped with Kidde E10 or EH10 Fire Extinguishers that may become clogged, preventing the extinguisher from discharging as expected or requiring excessive force to activate the extinguisher.
      If the fire extinguisher does not function properly, it can increase the risk of injury in the event of a fire.
      Erwin Hymer will notify owners, instructing them to contact Kidde for a replacement fire extinguisher, free of charge. The recall began on January 8, 2018. Owners may contact Erwin Hymer customer service at 1-844-413-8245, or Kidde customer service toll-free at 1-855-262-3540, or online at www.kidde.com and click on "Product Safety Recall" for more information. For additional guidance consumers can contact Erwin Hymer Group North America, Inc., customer service line at 844-496-3735. Erwin Hymer's number for this recall is 17E062000.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
      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.