NEWMAR VENTANA 2019: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM

Make : NEWMAR Model : VENTANA Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2017-04-12 - 2018-02-23
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V197000
Date Owner's Notified: 2019-04-18 Date Received by ODI: 2019-03-13 Date Added to Database: 2019-03-14
Manufacturers Involved: Newmar Corporation
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 18V-913
Component: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 5
Summary:
      Newmar Corporation "Newmar" is recalling certain 2017-2019 Ventana motorhomes built on a Daimler Trucks North America "DTNA" chassis equipped with Detroit Axle axles. The affected vehicles may have loose steering and tie rod arm bolts.
Consequence:
      Loose tie rod arm bolts may lead to separation of the tie rod, resulting in a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Newmar will notify owners, and DTNA dealers will inspect the steering arm and tie rod arm bolts to make sure that they are properly tightened, installing new fasteners, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began April 18, 2019. Owners may contact Daimler Trucks North America at 1-800-547-0712 to locate a Qualified Service Center or can contact Newmar customer service at 1-800-731-8300. Newmar's number for this recall is 18V-913.
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.