Forest River Cherokee Trailer Recall

Forest River Cherokee Trailer Recall

2017 Cherokee Trailer Recall

Manufacturer: Forest River, Inc.

Report Receipt Date: AUG 03, 2016
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V579000
Component(s): SUSPENSION , TIRES
Potential Number of Units Affected: 230

 SUMMARY:
Cherokee Trailer Recall. Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling certain model year 2017 Cherokee recreational trailers: CCKT16BHS, CCKT16FQ, and CCKT17CJ, manufactured April 15, 2016, to July 28, 2016.
The affected vehicles may have insufficient clearance between the bottom of the trailer and the top of the tire and, during use, the tire may make contact, possibly damaging the tire.
CONSEQUENCE:
A damaged tire may unexpectedly deflate, causing a loss of vehicle control and increasing the risk of a crash.
REMEDY:
Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will install a bolt on lift kit, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 26, 2016. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-260-593-4005. Forest River’s number for this recall is 17C-07292016-0234.
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.

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