Wednesday

Newmar Dutch Star Recall, Newmar Essex Recall, Newmar Kountry Aire Recall, Kountry Star Recall, Mountain Aire Recall, Scottsdale Recall

Vehicle Make / Model: Model Year(s):
NEWMAR / DUTCH STAR 2003-2004
NEWMAR / ESSEX 2003
NEWMAR / KOUNTRY AIRE 2003
NEWMAR / KOUNTRY STAR 2003
NEWMAR / MOUNTAIN AIRE 2003
NEWMAR / SCOTTSDALE 2003
Manufacturer: NEWMAR CORPORATIONMfr's Report Date: AUG 07, 2009
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 09V324000NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected: 493
Summary:
 NEWMAR IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2003 AND 2004 MOTOR HOMES AND RECREATIONAL VEHICLE TRAILERS MANUFACTURED BETWEEN MARCH 5, 2002 AND APRIL 3, 2003, EQUIPPED WITH CERTAIN NORCOLD REFRIGERATORS. THE COOLANT SOLUTION IN THESE COOLING UNITS CAN ESCAPE.
Consequence:
 IF A LEAK OCCURS AND THE UNIT CONTINUES TO OPERATE, HYDROGEN GAS MAY BE EXPELLED AND CAN BE IGNITED, RESULTING IN A FIRE, POSSIBLY CAUSING SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH.
Remedy:
 NEWMAR IS WORKING WITH NORCOLD TO NOTIFY OWNERS AND THE VEHICLES WILL BE REPAIRED.

Got a lemon Newmar motorhome? Get a Burdge attorney. Getting rid of lemon rv's is what we do. Everyday. Since 1978.