RECALL Subject : Propane Hose May Melt and Leak Propane

Report Receipt Date: JUL 03, 2013

NHTSA Campaign Number: 13V293000

Component(s): EQUIPMENT

Products Associated with this Recall

Vehicle Make Model Model Year(s)

DUTCHMEN TRAVEL TRAILER 2013-2014

Details

Manufacturer: Dutchmen Manufacturing, Inc.

SUMMARY:
Dutchmen Manufacturing, Inc. is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Dutchmen 190QB, 282RBS, 286BHGS, 318RKDS and 816QB travel trailers. Heat from the range burner may melt the propane supply hose.

CONSEQUENCE:
If the hose melts it may leak propane, increasing the risk of a fire.

REMEDY:
Dutchmen will notify owners and dealers will install a copper line to the propane connection in the burner, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in July 2013. Owners may contact Dutchmen at 1-574-537-0600. Dutchmen's recall number is 13-195.

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