Coachmen Industries Inc. has recalled 226 travel trailers and Monaco Coach Corp. supplier Meritor Wabco has recalled 3,146 motorhomes, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
Coachmen recalled 226 model year 2002 Shasta and Captiva trailers so dealers could install an improved carrier release bolt and locking pin for the optional underslung spare tire carrier.
Meanwhile, Meritor Wabco has recalled certain 2001 Monaco Diplomat LE, Windsor, Scepter, Knight, Diplomat and Holiday Rambler Ambassador, Endeavor and Imperial units. It also recalled certain 2001 and 2002 Safari Marquis and Solitaire units and certain 2002 Safari Patriot units.
The recalled motorhomes include Meritor Wabco brake valves, part number 9738980050, part number 9732980010 or part number 9732980130. Meritor Wabco will contact the vehicle owners to have the affected valves replaced or rebuilt free of charge.