CROSSROADS RV issued a recall on the REDWOOD model


Starting date:
August 19, 2013

Type of communication:
Recall

Subcategory:
Travel Trailer

Notification type:
Safety Mfr

System:
Other

Units affected:
217

Source of recall:
Transport Canada

Identification number:
2013283


TC ID number:
2013283

Advisory details
On certain fifth wheel trailers, the power awning switch (located in the cargo compartment) can inadvertently be activated by shifting cargo. As a result, the awning can unfurl unexpectedly, and could strike another vehicle, a stationary object, or a bystander, causing property damage and/or personal injury.

Correction: Dealers will install a cover over the switch.

Affected products
2012, 2013, 2014 Redwood, manufactured by Crossroads RV