2009 FLEETWOOD EXCURSION
2009 FLEETWOOD EXPEDITION
2009 FLEETWOOD PROVIDENCE
Manufacturer: FLEETWOOD ENTERPRISES, INC.
Mfr's Report Date: MAY 21, 2009
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 09V175000
N/ANHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY:CABLES
Potential Number of Units Affected: 311
Summary: FLEETWOOD IS RECALLING 311 Model Year 2009 PROVIDENCE, EXCURSION, EXPEDITION, DISCOVERY AND BOUNDER DIESEL MOTOR HOME. THE BATTERY CABLE MAY BECOME DISLODGED AND COME IN CONTACT WITH THE DRIVER SHAFT CAUSING ENTANGLEMENT OR ABRASION TO THE BATTERY CABLE.
Consequence: THIS COULD LEAD TO AN ELECTRICAL SHORT WHICH MAY RESULT IN A FIRE OR UN-COMMANDED VEHICLE SHUTDOWN WHICH MAY RESULT IN A LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL.
Remedy: DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE DAMAGE BATTERY CABLES AND SECURE THE BATTERY CABLE HARNESS ABOVE THE DRIVE SHAFT.
The real problem for Fleetwood owners, though, may be its bankruptcy under Chapter 11 and whether or not dealers will continue to do warranty work too. Don't put up with any stall or run around.
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