THOR WANDERER 367WTB 2005: POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

Make : THOR Model : WANDERER 367WTB Year : 2005
Build Dates : 2003-07-01 - 2004-10-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 05V259000
Date Owner's Notified: 2005-06-10 Date Received by ODI: 2005-06-02 Date Added to Database: 2005-06-07
Manufacturers Involved: Thor California, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 150030
Component: POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 764
Summary:
      ON CERTAIN FIFTH WHEEL TRAILERS, UNDER EXTREME OR REPEATED EXTREME SIDE-LOADING OF THE AXLES, BENDING OF THE SPRING HANGERS MAY OCCUR.
Consequence:
      SEVERE BENDING OF THE AXLE HANGERS, POSSIBILITY LOSS OF TRAILER CONTROL WHILE TOWING, AND THE POSSIBILITY OF A VEHICLE CRASH COULD OCCUR.
Remedy:
      DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPAIR WITH THE REQUIRED PARTS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 10, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT THOR AT 888-697-8467.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      THOR RECALL NO. 150030.CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.