Forest River Vlite Recalls
There has been 1 recall on Vlite vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2013-11-13 and published by the NHTSA on 2013-12-12, was due to a problem with the non-powered axle assembly. Approximately 721 vehicles were involved. Since 2012, Vlite's have experienced approximately 1 recall(s) . See a list of recalls for your model year below.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Also check the list of Additional Forest River Models to the right. At times, the manufacturer or the NHTSA may use slightly different model names, or group models together by series.
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Detailed Recall Information for Forest River Vlite
|2013-11-13||(Published by NHTSA on 2013-12-12)|
|Recall Summary:||Forest River is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Rockwood, Windjammer, Vlite and Flagstaff travel trailers manufactured February 3, 2012, through February 4, 2013. When an affected trailer hits a large bump or pot hole, the trailer tire may contact the bottom of the floor.|
|Hazard:||As a result, the tire may become damaged and possibly blow out which may cause a loss of control, increasing the risk of a crash.|
|Remedy:||Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will add a lift kit between the frame and the axle mounting brackets, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in late December 2013. Owners may contact Forest River at 1-574-825-7178.|
|Additional Info:||Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.|
Additional Forest River ModelsRecalls have also been issued under these model names:
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Sources may include: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and companies involved with this or a related recall.