Make : NEWMAR Model : ESSEX Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2015-12-04 - 2016-07-05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V512000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-08-16 Date Received by ODI: 2016-07-06 Date Added to Database: 2016-07-06
Manufacturers Involved: Newmar Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: STRUCTURE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 152
      Newmar Corporation "Newmar" is recalling certain model year 2017 Dutch Star, Mountain Aire, London Aire, Essex, and King Aire motorhomes manufactured December 4, 2015, to July 5, 2016. The affected vehicles have front fascia wood trim that may separate from the slide out and possibly contact the driver or a passenger.
      If the fascia separates and contacts the driver or a passenger, a loss of vehicle control may result, increasing the risk of a crash.
      Newmar will notify owners, and dealers will secure the trim with screws, free of charge. The recall began on August 16, 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:
      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