Keystone Montana High Country



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Keystone Montana High Country 2010 recalls
CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
11V577000KEYSTONE RV COMPANY V (Vehicle)610102/24/2012MFRKEYSTONE RV COMPANY12/08/201112/08/2011
Defect SummaryKeystone has revised their remedy process and is again recalling certain 2009-2011 vehicles with the
Consequence SummaryContinued use of the vehicle without replacing the transfer switch may damage other appliances, increase the risk of a fire, personal injury, and property damage.
Corrective SummaryKeystone will notify owners, and dealers will replace the transfer switch, free of charge. the remedy for the previous recall (10v-594) was to inspect and tighten the switch connections. the safety recall began on february 24, 2012. owners may contact keystone customer service at 1-866-425-4369.
NotesOwners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to http://www.safercar.gov .
10V594000KEYSTONE RV COMPANY V (Vehicle)629712/14/2010MFRKEYSTONE RV COMPANY11/23/201012/02/2010
Defect SummaryKeystone is recalling certain fifth wheel trailers with a generator ready option. if the transfer switch is not installed to the proper specifications, the elevated electrical loads associated with the recreational vehicle use in higher ambient temperatures may cause overheating of the lugs and degrading of the electrical connections.
Consequence SummaryOverheating of the connections could result in a fire.
Corrective SummaryDealers will inspect and replace the transfer switch if necessary free of charge. the safety recall began on december 14, 2010. owners may contact keystone customer service at 1-866-425-4369.
NotesKeystone safety recall no. 10-153.owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to http://www.safercar.gov .
EQUIPMENT - RECREATIONAL VEHICLE
10V587000KEYSTONE RV COMPANY V (Vehicle)4770MFRKEYSTONE RV COMPANY11/17/201011/24/2010
Defect SummaryKeystone is recalling certain recreational vehicles and fifth wheel trailers equipped with 1200-series norcold refrigerators. the population of refrigerators being addressed contains either a sensing algorithm or thermal switch to shut off power to the refrigerator when high temperatures are detected in order to prevent a potential fire. the response times of the sensor algorithm and thermal switch devices to stop power are not sufficient.
Consequence SummaryThe sensing algorithm or thermal switch installed to shut off power to the refrigerator when high temperatures are detected due to a possible hydrogen gas leak may not shut off in sufficient time to prevent a fire.
Corrective SummaryKeystone is working with norcold to identify and notify any affected owners. owners will be instructed to contact norcold dealers to receive the remedy free of charge. please see norcold's defect report 10e-049 for additional information. the recall is expected to begin during november 2010. owners may contact norcold at 1-800-767-9101 or keystone at 866-425-4369.
NotesKeystone safety recall no. 10-150.owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to http://www.safercar.gov .