THOR CHALLENGER 2014: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE

Make : THOR Model : CHALLENGER Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2013-03-08 - 2013-08-08
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 14V127000
Date Owner's Notified: 2014-05-12 Date Received by ODI: 2014-03-18 Date Added to Database: 2014-03-20
Manufacturers Involved: Thor Motor Coach
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: RC000088
Component: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 241
Summary:
      Thor Motor Coach "Thor" is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Challenger and Tuscany recreational vehicles, and 2014 Tuscany XTE and Palazzo recreational vehicles manufactured March 8, 2013, through August 8, 2013, and equipped with certain Frigidaire KG-series microwave models CFMV152CLB and CFMV154CLS manufactured January 27, 2013, through April 10, 2013 in the serial number range KG30607951 through KG31600670. In the affected vehicles, the microwave may start on its own and begin heating when unattended.
Consequence:
      If the microwave starts on its own and there are contents inside, a fire could result.
Remedy:
      Thor will notify owners, and dealers will repair the membrane/keypad component, free of charge. The recall began on May 12, 2014. Owners may contact Thor Motor Coach at 1-877-500-1020. Thor's number for this recall is RC000088. Note: Until the microwave has been repaired, owners should not store anything in the microwave while it is unattended.
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.