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Georgie Boy Cruise Air Recall, Cruise master Recall, Maverick Recall, Pursuit Recall, Suite Recall

GEORGIE BOY / CRUISE AIR
2000 2002

GEORGIE BOY / CRUISE MASTER
1999-2003

GEORGIE BOY / MAVERICK
2000-2002

GEORGIE BOY / PURSUIT
2001-2003

GEORGIE BOY / SUITE
2001-2002

Manufacturer: COACHMEN RV COMPANY, LLC
Mfr's Report Date: JUL 16, 2009
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 09V289000
EQ08009NHTSA Action Number: EQ08009

Component: EQUIPMENT, Norcold Refrigerators
Potential Number of Units Affected: 932

Summary: COACHMEN IS RECALLING 932 MODEL YEAR (MY) 1999 thru 2003 GEORGIE BOY CRUISE MASTER, MY 2000-2002 MAVERICK AND PURSUIT, MY 2000 & 2002 CRUISE AIR AND MY 2001-2002 SUITE MOTORHOMES EQUIPPED WITH NORCOLD MODEL 1200LRIM REFRIGERATORS, MANUFACTURED FROM MARCH 1, 2001 TO DECEMBER 31, 2002, 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.

Consequence: IF A LEAK OCCURS AND THE UNIT IS CONTINUES TO OPERATE, HYDROGEN GAS MAY BE EXPELLED AND CAN BE IGNITED, RESULTING IN A FIRE, POSSIBLY CAUSING SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH.

Remedy: COACHMEN IS WORKING WITH NORCOLD AND NORCOLD WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND THE VEHICLE'S REFRIGERATOR WILL BE REPAIRED.

Meanwhile, be careful out there for refrigerators that burn up.

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