SOMERSET E3 2017: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Make : SOMERSET Model : E3 Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2012-02-01 - 2018-03-15
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V189000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-05-18 Date Received by ODI: 2018-03-22 Date Added to Database: 2018-03-26
Manufacturers Involved: Columbia Northwest, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
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Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 185
Summary:
      Columbia Northwest, Inc. "Columbia Northwest" is recalling certain 2013-2018 Somerset E3 recreational trailers. The Certification Labels on these vehicles may be missing the Gross Axle Weight Rating "GAWR" information. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 110, "Tire Selections and Rims," and the vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, "Certification."
Consequence:
      If the GAWR information is missing, the users may unknowingly overload the trailer, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Columbia Northwest will notify owners and send them a corrected certification label, free of charge. The recall began on May 18, 2018. Owners may contact Columbia Northwest customer service at 1-724-237-5227.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 110
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.