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Airstream Classic Recall

Vehicle Make / Model: Model Year(s):
AIRSTREAM CLASSIC 2005-2009
Manufacturer: AIRSTREAM, INC. Mfr's Report Date: JUL 22, 2010
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 10V344000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC Potential Number of Units Affected: 737
Summary:

 AIRSTREAM IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2005-2009 CLASSIC TRAVEL TRAILERS MANUFACTURED FROM MARCH 2005 THROUGH APRIL 2009 AND EQUIPPED WITH HYDRAULIC BRAKE CONTROLLER BY ACTIVE TECHNOLOGIES. IT IS POSSIBLE THAT THE BRAKE CONTROLLER CAN FAIL UNEXPECTEDLY CAUSING THE BRAKES ON THE TRAILER TO LOCK UP OR TO FAIL COMPLETELY.
Consequence:

 THE LOCKING OF THE BRAKES OR BRAKE FAILURE COULD RESULT IN A LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL THAT COULD RESULT IN A CRASH AND POSSIBLE SERIOUS INJURY.
Remedy:

 DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE BRAKE CONTROLLER AND IF FOUND TO BE DEFECTIVE IT WILL BE REPLACED.

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