NEWMAR CANYON STAR 2014: EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

Make : NEWMAR Model : CANYON STAR Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2011-09-07 - 2016-09-06
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V744000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-10-28 Date Received by ODI: 2016-10-17 Date Added to Database: 2016-10-17
Manufacturers Involved: Newmar Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 114
Summary:
      Newmar Corporation "Newmar" is recalling certain model year 2012-2017 Canyon Star motor homes manufactured September 7, 2011, to September 6, 2016 and equipped with wheelchair lifts. Incorrect bolts may have been used to install the wheelchair lift base. These bolts may unexpectedly break allowing the lift to move. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 404, "Platform Lift Installations."
Consequence:
      Unintentional movement of the wheelchair lift can cause injury to the lift occupant and/or the lift operator.
Remedy:
      Newmar will notify owners, and Newmar service facilities will replace the wheelchair lift base mounting bolts, free of charge. The recall began on October 28, 2016. Owners may contact Newmar customer service at 1-800-731-8300.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 404
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.