NEWMAR DUTCH STAR 2017: EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Make : NEWMAR Model : DUTCH STAR Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-01-26 - 2019-05-24
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V426000
Date Owner's Notified: 2019-07-18 Date Received by ODI: 2019-06-07 Date Added to Database: 2019-06-11
Manufacturers Involved: Newmar Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 18V-852
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 2003
Summary:
      Newmar Corporation "Newmar" is recalling certain 2016-2019 Ventana LE and 2017-2019 Dutch Star, Essex, London Aire, Mountain Aire and Ventana, and 2018-2019 New Aire motorhomes built on a Daimler trucks chassis. The rear mounted Power Distribution Module "PDM" may have been damaged during manufacturing, possibly resulting in the rear marker lights, brake lights, or turn signals not functioning.
Consequence:
      Nonfunctioning lights can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Newmar will notify owners, and Daimler Trucks dealers will inspect and replace the rear PDM, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began July 18, 2019. Owners may contact Newmar customer service at 1-800-731-8300. Newmar's number for this recall is 18V-852.
Report Initiator: MFR 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.