|Vehicle Make / Model:
FOREST RIVER / FORESTER
FOREST RIVER / LEXINGTON
FOREST RIVER / SUNSEEKER
Manufacturer: FOREST RIVER, INC.
Mfr’s Report Date: SEP 17, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V458000
NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE:LPG LINES AND FITTINGS
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,585
Forest River, Inc., (Forest River) is recalling certain model year 2010-2013 Sunseeker 2860, 3120, 3170, Forester 2861, 3121, 3171, and Lexington 283 Class C motorhomes, manufactured from August 18, 2009, through September 12, 2012. The liquid propane gas (LPG) fuel line that supplies fuel to appliances in the slide out, can become damaged.
A damaged LPG fuel line can lead to an explosion and/or fire, increasing the risk of injury or death.
Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will repair the affected vehicles free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in October 2012. Owners may contact Forest River at 1-574-295-8749.