THOR AXIS 2018: EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Make : THOR Model : AXIS Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2017-09-27 - 2017-10-09
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V692000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-11-21 Date Received by ODI: 2017-11-02 Date Added to Database: 2017-11-03
Manufacturers Involved: Thor Motor Coach
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: RC000148
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 36
Summary:
      Thor Motor Coach "TMC" is recalling certain 2018 Ace, Axis, Hurricane, Windsport, and Vegas motorhomes. The wiring for the trailer lights may have been inserted into the wrong locations of the trailer lighting socket causing the trailer lights to not function properly. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."
Consequence:
      If the trailer lights do not function as intended, it can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Thor has notified owners and dealers will re-wire a new connector, free of charge. The recall began on November 21, 2017. Owners may contact TMC customer service at 1-877-500-1020. TMC's number for this recall is RC000148.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 108
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.