Recall: Certain Jayco 2014 White Hawk travel trailers
RECALL Subject : Converter Missing Ground/Possible Risk of Fire
Report Receipt Date: JUN 04, 2013
NHTSA Campaign Number: 13V241000
Component(s): ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected: 17
Manufacturer: Jayco, Inc.
Jayco is recalling certain model year 2014 White Hawk travel trailers manufactured May 17, 2013, through May 21, 2013.
The A/C to D/C converter may not be properly grounded to the frame.
If the converter is not properly grounded to the frame, there may be an excessive buildup of heat and melting of the wiring, possibly resulting in a fire.
Jayco will notify owners and dealers will inspect the wiring for the converter. If needed, they will add the provided ground wire, free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin in June 2013. Owners may contact Jayco at 1-800-283-8267.
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153)