Tuesday

Newmar Recalls Rv's

Make : NEWMAR Model : BAY STAR Year : 2009
Manufacturer : NEWMAR CORPORATION Mfr's Report Date : JAN 28, 2008
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 08V078000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 109
Summary:
 NEWMAR IS RECALLING 109 MY 2008-2009 BAY STAR, CANYON STAR KOUNTRY AIRE, TORREY PINE, VENTANA DIESEL PUSHER, ALL STAR DIESEL PUSHER, KOUNTRY STAR DIESEL PUSHER, AND DUTCH STAR DIESEL PUSHER CLASS A MOTOR HOMES AND FIFTH WHEEL TRAVEL TRAILERS EQUIPPED WITH ATWOOD SEALED BURNER RANGES. THE RANGE AND SLIDE-IN BURNER TUBES LEADING FROM THE GAS MANIFOLD TO THE BURNER HEADS HAD A DEPRESSION OR "KINK" IN THE EXTERIOR BEND RESTRICTING PROPER AIRFLOW AND GAS MIXTURE.
Consequence:
 THIS CONDITION COULD RESULT IN CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.
Remedy:
 NEWMAR IS WORKING WITH ATWOOD TO HAVE THE TUBES REPLACED.