THOR FREEDOM ELITE 2018: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE:LPG LINES AND FITTINGS

Make : THOR Model : FREEDOM ELITE Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2017-11-01 - 2018-02-28
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V741000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-12-11 Date Received by ODI: 2018-10-19 Date Added to Database: 2018-10-24
Manufacturers Involved: Thor Motor Coach
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: RC000162
Component: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE:LPG LINES AND FITTINGS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1384
Summary:
      Thor Motor Coach "TMC" is recalling certain 2018-2019 Thor Four Winds, Chateau, and Freedom Elite vehicles. The liquid propane "LP" hose may not have adequate space between the floor and the metal plate on the refrigerator, causing damage to the hose and possibly creating a propane leak.
Consequence:
      A propane leak can increase the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      TMC will notify owners, and dealers will remove a portion of the refrigerator base plate to provide additional clearance for the LP hose, free of charge. The recall began December 11, 2018. Owners may contact TMC customer service at 1-877-855-2867. TMC's number for this recall is RC000162.
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.