Coachmen Caper Xl2000

Coachmen Caper Xl2000 1980 model

Coachmen Caper Xl2000 1980 recalls


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
STRUCTURE - FRAME AND MEMBERS
80V117000COACHMEN INDUSTRIES, INC.from 03/01/1980 to 07/01/1980V (Vehicle)19009/24/1980MFRHIGH COUNTRY ALUMINUM PRODUCTS. LLC09/18/198010/16/1980
Defect SummaryThe a frames on the vehicles have the potential to crack due to substitution a frame steel and improper tie down procedures during delivery. also, inadequate weld may allow separation of the mounting plate from the crossmember. detached mounting plates could result in canting (slanting) of the tire and wheel.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryThe dealer will weld additional supports to the frame and mounting and to the a frame. the dealer will also replace washers and pipe spacers with rectangular load bearing spacers to reinforce the suspension/axle system at no charge to owner.
NotesVehicle description: trailers, light.system: structure; frame and members.consequences of defect: under extreme conditions the wheel could separate fromthe hub, creating a potential for an accident. if the a frame cracks, it maydrop to the ground without prior warning, possibly resulting in an accident.note: swaying and fishtailing of the trailer may occur prior to wheel and hubseparation.