KEYSTONE ( 12V355000 )
Thu, 02 Aug 2012 06:00:00 EST
Vehicle Make / Model:
KEYSTONE / COUGAR
KEYSTONE RV COMPANY
Mfr's Report Date: JUL 24, 2012
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Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,012
Summary: Keystone RV Company (Keystone) is recalling certain model year 2010-2012 Cougar 26SAB and 29RES recreational vehicles manufactured from October 5, 2009, through October 24, 2011. The rear bumper, which holds the spare tire assembly, may experience metal fatigue causing the spare tire to separate from the vehicle.
Consequence: Over time, the bumper may fail and/or separate from the vehicle, increasing the risk of personal injury and property damage.
Remedy: Keystone will notify owners, and dealers will install a reinforcement kit free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin during August 2012. Owners may contact Keystone at 1-866-425-4369.