Originally Posted by Falcon35
I got an email from Good Sam today telling me about the recall. I had mine done at the Frog rally a few years ago.
This is a copy of the email.
An NHTSA Recall was found for your vehicle.
NHTSA Campaign ID: 15V798000
Manufacturer: Forest River, Inc.
Model Year: 2012
Make: FOREST RIVER
Recall Date: 20151125
Component: EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE
Potential # of
Units Affected: 9687
Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling certain 2014 FR3, 2009 Forest River Encore, Sportscoach Elite, and Aurora, 2008-2009 Cruise Master, 2012-2015 Aviator, 2007-2014 Georgetown, 2007-2009 Legend, 2008-2012 Ridgeview, 2008-2014 Cross Country, 2010-2014 Coachmen Encounter, 2009-2014 Pathfinder, Solera, Mirada, Prism, and Pursuit motorhomes. The affected vehicles are equipped with certain Lippert-brand Coachstep Double and Triple Electric Steps. These steps use a bolt to attach the fan gear assembly to the steps. This bolt may fracture allowing the fan gear to disengage from the steps. As a result, the steps may not remain in the expected position and may be unstable.
Unstable entry and exit steps increase the risk of injury.
Forest River will notify owners and dealers will install a retainer bracket to reinforce the operating mechanism, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on January 19, 2016. Owners may contact Forest River customer service number at 1-574-389-4600. Forest River''s number for this recall is 51-11102015-0109. Or owners can contact Lippert Components at 1-574-537-8900.