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Coachmen Aurora Recall, Coachmen Epic Recall, Coachmen Mirada Recall, Coachmen Pathfinder Recall, Coachmen Rendezvous Recall, Coachmen Santara Recall

Vehicle Make / Model:
Model Year(s):
COACHMEN AURORA
2006-2007 and 2009

COACHMEN EPIC
2006-2007

COACHMEN MIRADA
2001

COACHMEN PATHFINDER
2001-2002

COACHMEN RENDEZVOUS
2003-2004

COACHMEN SANTARA
2004-2005

Manufacturer: COACHMEN RV COMPANY, LLC
Mfr's Report Date: MAY 21, 2009
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 09V193000
EA07016NHTSA Action Number: EA07016

Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FLUID
Potential Number of Units Affected: 2,555

Summary: COACHMEN IS RECALLING 2,555 Model Years 2000 thru 2009 GEORGIE BOY AND COACHMEN RECREATIONAL TRAILERS EQUIPPED WITH AXLES THAT INCLUDE BOSCH ZOPS OR ZOHT PIN SLIDE HYDRAULIC DISC BRAKES. WHEN COMBINED WITH OCCASIONAL OR SEASONAL VEHICLE OPERATION MAY EXPERIENCE CALIPERS STICKING IN THE APPLIED POSITION. THIS CAN RESULT IN ABNORMAL HEAT GENERATION AT THE WHEEL END CAUSING BRAKE DRAG. THE DRIVER WOULD NORMALLY HAVE WARNING OF THE BRAKE DRAG IF UNDETECTED BY THE DRIVER.

Consequence: THE DRIVER WOULD NORMALLY DETECT THE BRAKE DRAG BUT IF UNDETECTED THE TEMPERATURE INCREASE AT THE WHEEL END CAN EVENTUALLY LEAD TO SOFT PEDAL CONDITIONS DUE TO BRAKE FLUID BOIL, AND POSSIBLE EXTENDED STOPPING DISTANCE INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Remedy: DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE THE NECESSARY COMPONENTS.

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