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Gulf Stream Tourmaster Elite Recalls

There have been 2 recalls on Tourmaster Elite vehicles in recent years. The latest was issued on 2010-11-22 due to a problem with the recreational vehicle. Approximately 1328 vehicles were involved. Since 1997, Tourmaster Elite's have experienced approximately 2 recall(s) due to hazards with various components, including the equipment. See a list of recalls for your model year below.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Also check the list of Additional Gulf Stream Models to the right. At times, the manufacturer or the NHTSA may use slightly different model names, or group models together by series.

Recalled Gulf Stream Tourmaster Elite vehicles

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2010-11-22 (Published by NHTSA on 2010-11-22)
Recall Summary: GULF STREAM IS RECALLING CERTAIN RECREATIONAL VEHICLES AND FIFTH WHEEL TRAILERS EQUIPPED WITH 1200-SERIES NORCOLD REFRIGERATORS. THE POPULATION OF REFRIGERATORS BEING ADDRESSED CONTAINS EITHER A SENSING ALGORITHM OR THERMAL SWITCH TO SHUT OFF POWER TO THE REFRIGERATOR WHEN HIGH TEMPERATURES ARE DETECTED IN ORDER TO PREVENT A POTENTIAL FIRE. THE RESPONSE TIMES OF THE SENSOR ALGORITHM AND THERMAL SWITCH DEVICES TO STOP POWER ARE NOT SUFFICIENT.
Hazard: THE SENSING ALGORITHM OR THERMAL SWITCH INSTALLED TO SHUT OFF POWER TO THE REFRIGERATOR WHEN HIGH TEMPERATURES ARE DETECTED DUE TO A POSSIBLE HYDROGEN GAS LEAK MAY NOT SHUT OFF IN SUFFICIENT TIME TO PREVENT A FIRE.
Remedy: GULF STREAM IS WORKING WITH NORCOLD TO IDENTIFY AND NOTIFY ANY AFFECTED OWNERS. OWNERS WILL BE INSTRUCTED TO CONTACT NORCOLD DEALERS TO RECEIVE THE REMEDY FREE OF CHARGE. PLEASE SEE NORCOLD'S DEFECT REPORT 10E-049 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION. THE RECALL BEGAN ON MARCH 23, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT NORCOLD AT 1-800-767-9101 OR GULF STREAM AT 1-574-773-7761.
Additional Info: OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .
NHTSA Source: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/recalls/recallresults.cfm?start=1&SearchType=QuickSearch&rcl_ID=10V584000
   
2009-10-05 (Published by NHTSA on 2009-10-05)
Recall Summary: GULF STREAM IS RECALLING CERTAIN MOTORHOMES EQUIPPED WITH NORCOLD MODEL 1200LR, 1200LRIM, AND 1201LRIM REFRIGERATORS WITH SERIAL NUMBERS BETWEEN 1273701 AND 1536607, NON-CONSECUTIVELY. A FATIGUE FAILURE IN THE SECTION OF THE COOLING UNIT WHICH CONTAINS THE REFRIGERANT COULD ALLOW THE LIQUID SOLUTION TO SLOWLY LEAK. IF A LEAK OCCURS AND THE REFRIGERATOR CONTINUES TO BE OPERATED AFTER SOLUTION CIRCULATION HAS CEASED THE HEAT SOURCE COULD GENERATE VERY HIGH TEMPERATURES. AT SUCH HIGH TEMPERATURES, THE COOLING UNIT COULD RUPTURE.
Hazard: IF A LEAK OCCURS AND THE UNIT CONTINUES TO OPERATE, HYDROGEN GAS MAY BE EXPELLED AND CAN BE IGNITED, RESULTING IN A FIRE, POSSIBLY CAUSING SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH.
Remedy: GULF STREAM IS WORKING WITH NORCOLD AND THE VEHICLE'S REFRIGERATOR WILL BE REPAIRED FREE OF CHARGE. PLEASE ALSO SEE NORCOLD'S DEFECT NOTICE 09E-027. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 20, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT GULF STREAM AT 1-800-289-8787 OR NORCOLD'S RECALL CENTER AT 1-800-767-9101.
Additional Info: OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .
NHTSA Source: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/recalls/recallresults.cfm?start=1&SearchType=QuickSearch&rcl_ID=09V382000
   
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Additional Gulf Stream Models

Recalls have also been issued under these model names:
Ameri LiteAmerilite
AtriumAtrium Special Edition
AztecB Touring Cruiser
Bounty HuntersBtouring Cruiser
Bull DogCanyon Trail
CapriCaribbean
CavalierCommercial
ConquestConquest Dh
Conquest LeConquest Se
Conquest Super CCrescendo
Cruiser Vn23bhsEmerald Bay
EnduraEndura Max
Fifth Wheel TrailerFire Fly
FriendshipG Force
GladiatorGt Gulftran Shuttle
Gulf BreezeGulf Stream
IndependenceInnsbrook
InnsbruckKahuna Bay
KingsleyKingsport
MakoMatrix
Max Wide OpenMini
Mini SuperliteMotorhome
Northern ExpressPalm Breeze
Prairie SchoonerRidgeline
Scenic CruiserSea Hawk
SeahawkSedona
Side KickSide Track
SKYStream Lite
StreamliteSun Sport
Sun VoyagerSun Voyager Se
SunsportSunsport Lt
Super NovaSuper-lite
Tour MasterTourmaster
Toy HaulerTrack & Trail
Trail MasterTrailmaster
Travel TrailerUltra
Ultra SupremeV Stream Ultra
Vintage CruiserVisa
VistaVista Cruiser
Wide OpenYellowstone
Zero Gravity

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