Make : SPARTAN Model : HIGHLANDER Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2015-05-26 - 2015-09-24
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V818000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-11-29 Date Received by ODI: 2016-11-14 Date Added to Database: 2016-11-14
Manufacturers Involved: Highland Ridge RV
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 9904333
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 61
      Highland Ridge RV "Highland" is recalling certain model year 2016 Highlander travel trailers, model 31RGR, manufactured May 26, 2015, to September 24, 2015, equipped with certain aluminum black ladders manufactured by Christianson Industries. The affected ladders have retractable hinges, each with a welded 'top hat' that can separate from the hinge.
      If the hinges separate from the ladder while in use, the ladder may fall from the vehicle, increasing the risk of injury.
      Highland will notify owners, and dealers will install hinge braces over the existing hinges, free of charge. The recall began on November 29, 2016. Owners may contact Highland customer service at 1-260-768-7771. Highland's number for this recall is 9904333.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
      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