|Vehicle Make / Model:
ELDORADO / AXESS
ELDORADO / E-Z RIDER II
ELDORADO / E-Z RIDER II MAX
ELDORADO / TRANSMARK XHF
Manufacturer: THOR INDUSTRIES
Report Receipt Date: SEP 25, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V469000
NHTSA Action Number: PE12006
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO-CHARGER
Potential Number of Units Affected: 102
Eldorado National-California (Eldorado) is recalling certain model year 2006-2008 vehicles equipped with John Deere Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) turbocharged engines. The turbine or compressor wheel may fail, resulting in subsequent damage to the engine and/or an oil leak.
Failure of the turbine or compressor wheel may result in smoke, fire, and stalling, increasing the risk of a crash.
Eldorado will notify owners and dealers. The remedy for this issue is still under development. Eldorado has not provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Eldorado National at 905-591-9557 or Thor Industries at 937-596-7965.