|Make : FOREST RIVER||Model : CHEROKEE||Year : 2020|
|Build Dates : 0000-00-00 – 0000-00-00|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 20V075000|
|Date Owner’s Notified: 0000-00-00||Date Received by ODI: 2020-02-12||Date Added to Database: 2020-02-13|
|Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.|
|Manufacturer’s Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: 51-1133|
|Component: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 4464|
Forest River, Inc. “Forest River” is recalling certain 2019-2020 Surveyor, NO BO, Cherokee, R. POD, Clipper, Viking, Independence, Puma and East to West trailers. The spare tire carrier U-bolts may fail allowing the spare tire carrier and spare tire detach from the vehicle.
If the spare tire carrier and spare tire detach from the vehicle while in motion, it can become a road hazard and increase the risk of a crash.
Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will replace U-bolts, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 2020. Owners may contact Surveyor, NO BO, R. and POD customer service at 1-574-642-3119, Independence, Viking, and Clipper customer service at 1-269-467-4600, Puma customer service at -574-642-0606, East and West customer service at 1-574-264-6664 or Cherokee customer service at 1-877-426-5337. Forest River’s number for this recall is 51-1133.
|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 www.safercar.gov.