Editor’s Note: The following is a list of recent RV-related recalls compiled by the U.S National Highway Transportation Safety Association (NHTSA).
• Keystone RV Co. is recalling 1,651 2016-2017 Alpine fifth-wheel recreational trailers manufactured Aug. 10, 2015, to Dec. 1, 2016, and Avalanche fifth-wheel recreational trailers manufactured Sept. 11, 2015, to Dec. 1, 2016. The Federal Placard on the affected vehicles may have incorrect spare tire load range information. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, “Certification.” For additional information click here.
• Forest River Inc. is recalling 556 2017 XLR toy haulers and Prime Time Spartan recreational fifth-wheel vehicles manufactured Aug. 21, 2016, to Dec. 12, 2016. The affected vehicles have rear cargo door hinges with welds on the hinge pin and hinge plate that may be insufficient, and as a result, the top of the door may swing down with more force than normal. For additional information click here.