NEWMAR MOTOR HOME 1993: SUSPENSION:REAR

Make : NEWMAR Model : MOTOR HOME Year : 1993
Build Dates : 1991-10-01 - 1993-02-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 93V028000
Date Owner's Notified: 1993-03-29 Date Received by ODI: 1993-03-02 Date Added to Database: 1993-03-12
Manufacturers Involved: Spartan Motors USA
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SUSPENSION:REAR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 169
Summary:
      THE REAR SUSPENSION, FRONT SPRING HANGER MOUNTING ASSEMBLY MAY FAIL UNDER CERTAIN ROAD CONDITIONS. A HARD SHOCK TO THE REAR SUSPENSION MAY FORCE THE FRONT SPRING HANGER MOUNTING BOLTS TO SHEAR.
Consequence:
      IF THIS OCCURS, THE REAR SUSPENSION WOULD COLLAPSE,RESULTING IN LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL AND POSSIBLY AN ACCIDENT.
Remedy:
      STRENGTHEN THE REAR SUSPENSION BY ADDING A PART TO THE SPRING HANGER WHICH WILL HELP CARRY THE LOAD OF THE CHASSIS AND REDUCE THE LEVERAGE OF THE SUSPENSION ON THE MOUNTING BOLTS.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: REAR SUSPENSION.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: IC-2242 MOTORHOME CHASSIS.