RECALL Subject : Water Tank May Separate from Vehicle

Report Receipt Date: JUL 01, 2013

NHTSA Campaign Number: 13V284000

Component(s): EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected: 2,250

All Products Associated with this Recall

Vehicle Make / Model / Model Year(s)

HOLIDAY RAMBLER ALUMA-LITE 2012-2014
HOLIDAY RAMBLER ALUMA-LITE ULTRA 2012-2014
HOLIDAY RAMBLER CAMPMASTER 2011
MCKENZIE RAINIER ASCEN T2013-2014
R-VISION ONYX 2011-2012
R-VISION TRAIL CRUISER 2011
R-VISION TRAIL LITE 2011-2013
R-VISION TRAIL LITE CROSSOVER 2012-2014
R-VISION TRAIL LITE TREK 2013-2014
R-VISION TRAIL SPORT 2012-2014

Details

Manufacturer: Monaco RV, LLC

SUMMARY:
Monaco RV, LLC (Monaco) is recalling certain model year 2011 Holiday Rambler Campmaster and R-Vision Trail Cruiser; model year 2011-2012 R-Vision Onyx; model year 2011-2013 R-Vision Trail Light; model year 2012-2014 Holiday Rambler Aluma-Lite, Aluma-Lite Ultra and R-Vision Trail Sport and Trail-Lite Crossover; and model year 2013-2014 McKenzie Rainier Ascent and R-Vision Trail Lite Trek recreational vehicles. These vehicles were manufactured October 12, 2009, through March 15, 2013 and have the water tanks mounted under the floor within enclosed underbellies. The water tank mounting system may fail.

CONSEQUENCE:
If the mounting system fails, the water tank may separate from the vehicle and become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.

REMEDY:
Monaco RV, LLC will notify owners and dealers will install a cross brace between the water tank and the mounting brackets, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in July 2013. Monaco's recall number is 13001MRV. Owners may contact Monaco at 1-877-466-6226.

NOTES:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153)