SOMERSET SANTA FE 2014: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE:LPG WATER HEATER

Make : SOMERSET Model : SANTA FE Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2012-11-01 - 2015-01-31
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 15V801000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-01-15 Date Received by ODI: 2015-11-25 Date Added to Database: 2015-11-25
Manufacturers Involved: Columbia Northwest, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 15E-087
Component: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE:LPG WATER HEATER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 46
Summary:
      Columbia Northwest, Inc. "Columbia" is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Somerset E1 and Santa Fe recreational trailers manufactured November 1, 2012, to January 31, 2013, and equipped with Atwood on demand water heaters. The water heaters have a water and gas valve that may cause the heater to overheat the water in the hot water supply tap.
Consequence:
      The overheating of the water may result in the release of steam, possibly causing the operator is to scald themselves and increasing the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      The remedy for this recall is still under development. The recall began on January 15, 2016. Owners may contact Columbia customer service at 1-724-423-7440, or Atwood customer service at 1-574-264-2131. Columbia's number for this recall is 15E-087.
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.