Forest River

(May 3, 2016) — The affected vehicles may have been manufactured without a tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS). As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 138, “Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems.”

(May 2, 2016) — The Wildcat division of Elkhart, Ind.,-based Forest River, Inc., announced the introduction of an all-new travel trailer targeting the high-volume, mid-price laminated trailer market.

(April 18, 2016) — Forest River recalled certain model year 2013-2016 Puma recreational trailers, models T12RBC, T15UDC, T17QBC, and T18FBC, manufactured from Jan. 1, 2013, through March 1, 2016.

(April 18, 2016) — Forest River recalled certain model year 2016 Cherokee Grey Wolf recreational trailers manufactured from March 23, 2015, through March 9, 2016.

(April 15, 2016) — Forest River is recalling 577 model year 2013-2016 Puma recreational trailers, models T12RBC, T15UDC, T17QBC, and T18FBC, manufactured from Jan. 1, 2013, through March 1, 2016.

(April 15, 2016) — Forest River is recalling 224 model year 2016 Cherokee Grey Wolf recreational trailers manufactured from March 23, 2015, through March 9.

(April 1, 2016) — The consumer demand for fifth wheel toy haulers continues to increase — up 15 percent in 2015 according to Statistical Surveys, Inc. Prime Time Manufacturing continues to excel and outpace this segment, nearly doubling its sales totals from 2014.

(March 28, 2016) — Forest River, Inc. is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Dynamax Rev recreational vehicles manufactured from April 1 through Feb. 15 and 2016-2017 Coachman Orion recreational vehicles manufactured from May 18, through Dec. 10.

(March 7, 2016) — Forest River is recalling certain model year 2016 Coachmen Galleria motorhomes manufactured from Oct. 30, through Feb. 15.

(March 7, 2016) — RELiON Battery has joined forces with battery converter charger manufacturer, Progessive Dynamics and player in recreational vehicle production, Forest River, to change the way recreational vehicles are powered in the new Forest River Forester/Sunseeker Ford Transit series of RVs.

(March 4, 2016) — The investigation into the cause of today’s fire at Forest River in Dallas is ongoing, but fire officials know one thing for sure: the RV manufacturing plant’s interior sprinklers saved the day.

(March 3, 2016) — The federal placards on the recalled vehicles incorrectly lists the number of seatbelts as zero. The placards also did not factor in the fresh water capacity in the vehicle weight calculation and the Gross Vehicle Weight Rating is missing from the label.

(March 1, 2016) — The general circuit receptacle may be incorrectly wired, and as a result, too much current may travel through the receptacle causing an electrical arc, and potentially electrocuting the user.

(Feb. 22, 2016) — In the affected vehicles, the general circuit receptacle may be incorrectly wired, and as a result, too much current may travel through the receptacle.

(Feb. 22, 2016) — The affected vehicles may have been produced with an incorrect Federal placard that has an improperly reduced Gross Axle Weight Rating of 3500lbs. The correct GAWR is 5200lbs. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, “certification.”

(Feb. 8, 2016) — Forest River is recalling certain model year 2016 Coachmen Cross Country vehicles manufactured May 26, 2015, to Dec. 2. During suspension travel, the front tires may be damaged from contacting the fuel fill guard.

(Feb. 3, 2016) — Forest River is recalling 56 model year 2016 Coachmen Cross Country vehicles manufactured May 26 to Dec. 2. A tire contacting the fuel fill guard may be damaged and deflate, resulting in a loss of vehicle control and increasing the risk of a crash.

(Jan. 19, 2016) — Forest River is recalling 14 model year 2016 Cardinal recreational trailers, model CAF3850RL.

(Jan. 18, 2016) — Forest River believes Winnebago copied the RPOD’s interior and exterior designs, and that the DROP name is too similar to its brand. In the court filing, the company provided side-by-side comparisons to bolster its claim.

(Jan. 12, 2016) — Xtreme RV, formerly Xtreme Motor Sports and RV, has secured the exclusive rights to represent Forest River Surveyor, R-Pod travel trailers and Keystone Sprinter fifth wheels.

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