NEWMAR ESSEX 2018: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

Make : NEWMAR Model : ESSEX Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2017-02-06 - 2018-01-29
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V144000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-03-23 Date Received by ODI: 2018-03-02 Date Added to Database: 2018-03-06
Manufacturers Involved: Newmar Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 33
Summary:
      Newmar Corporation "Newmar" is recalling certain 2018 Essex motorhomes. The taillights on these vehicles may loosen and detach from the vehicle while driving.
Consequence:
      If the taillights detach, the driver will not be able to communicate his driving intentions, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Newmar will notify owners, and dealers will secure the taillights with new hardware, free of charge. The recall began on March 23, 2018. 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:
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.