Itasca Superchief

Model Superchief made by Itasca got 2 recalls. There were some recalls concerningelectrical system, suspension.

Model 1989


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
89V042000WINNEBAGO IND., INC.from 02/01/1989 to 03/01/1989V (Vehicle)2302/08/1989MFRITASCA MOTORHOME03/22/198904/05/1989
Defect SummaryDue to contact of the metal slide of the lower drawer in the bedroom closet with a 110-volt wire from the electrical converter, insulation may be stripped from the wire.
Consequence SummaryA short could develop and result in a fire.
Corrective SummaryRepair to eliminate contact with wire from electrical converter.
NotesSystem: electrical converter wire.vehicle description: motorhomes.
89V041000WINNEBAGO IND., INC.from 02/01/1989 to 03/01/1989V (Vehicle)2302/08/1989MFRITASCA MOTORHOME03/21/198904/05/1989
Defect SummaryAn incorrect number of bolts was used to fasten the rear axle to the frame rails.
Consequence SummaryThis could allow the spring hanger to become detachedfrom the rails and cause the rear axle to separate from the motorhome, causingloss of control which may result in an accident.
Corrective SummaryInstall the correct number of fastening bolts.
NotesSystem: rear axle.vehicle description: motorhomes.