Charleston 400qs Recalls
There has been 1 recall on 400qs vehicles in recent years. The latest was issued on 2012-07-19 due to a problem with the equipment. Approximately 1069 vehicles were involved. Since 2005, 400qs's have experienced approximately 1 recall(s) . See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for Charleston 400qs
|2012-07-19||(Published by NHTSA on 2012-07-19)|
|Recall Summary:||Forest River is recalling certain model year 2005-2011 Berkshire and Charleston Motorhomes, equipped with an IOTA ITS-50R transfer switch. These switches may experience heat related failures when exposed to elevated electrical loads associated with RV use in higher ambient temperatures. The failure may lead to an increased risk of electrical damage to other appliances.|
|Hazard:||Continued use of the vehicle without replacing the transfer switch increases the risk of fire, personal injury, and property damage.|
|Remedy:||Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will replace the Iota ITS-50R transfer switch, free of charge. The recall began on July 11, 2012. Owners may contact Forest River at 1-574-295-8749.|
|Additional Info:||Forest River's recall campaign number 40-712.Owners may contact the National Highway Safety Administration's Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153); or go to HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.|
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.