Jayco Jay Feather Exp

Model Jay Feather Exp made by Jayco got 1 consumer complain as well as 1 recall. Consumer complaints with reference to latches/locks/linkages. . There was one recall concerning structure .

Model 2009


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
09V221000JAYCO, INC.from 10/22/2008 to 05/05/2009V (Vehicle)64706/17/2009MFRJAYCO, INC.06/16/200906/15/2009
Defect SummaryJayco is recalling 647 my 2009 jay feather exp and ex-port travel trailers. the screws used to attach the bunk door cables to the bunk doors may be of insufficient length, which could result in the cable becoming detached from the door while the travel trailer is parked and set up with the bunk doors open.
Consequence SummaryIf this condition is not addressed, it could possibly result in an injury. there is no potential for this situation to occur while the vehicle is being towed.
Corrective SummaryDealers will replace the screws attaching the cables to the bunk door with longer fasteners. the recall is expected to begin during july 2009. owners may contact jayco at 1-800-283-8267.
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 .

Consumer Complaints

Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
 We have a jayco 23b. bought on june 14th. our first trip was june 19th through june 21st. our children were asleep in the front bunk and, our 2 year old little boy (37lbs) fell from the bed to the ground. we thought that we maybe didn't fasten the snaps and velcro properly. i place my son with my wife in the back bunck and i slept with my daughter in the front. a couple hours later my daughter did the same thing and fell to the ground. she has bruises to her right thigh, my little boy seems to be fine. we fell this defect needs to be addressed. the snap and velcro system in the front of our bunk is inadequate. *tr