Northwood Desert Fox

Model Desert Fox made by Northwood got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning equipment .

Model 2001


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
07V389000NORTHWOOD MANUFACTURING, LLCfrom 07/01/2001 to 07/31/2002V (Vehicle)363005/10/2007ODINORTHWOOD MANUFACTURING, LLC08/28/200708/29/2007
Defect SummaryCertain fifth wheel, travel, and toy hauler trailers equipped with a two-door refrigerator manufactured by the dometic corporation, may have a defect in the refrigerator boiler tube. pressurized coolant solution could be released into an area where an ignition source (gas flame) is present.
Consequence SummaryRelease of coolant under certain conditions could ignite and result in a fire.
Corrective SummaryNorthwood will be working with dometic in order to repair these refrigerators (please see 06e076). dometic will repair these refrigerators by installing a secondary burn housing, a thermal fuse, and a melt fuse free of charge. dometic has retained stericycle inc. to manage this campaign. stericycle will assist the owner in locating dealerships or service centers and will provide assistance with scheduling of appointments. owners may contact dometic/stericycle at 1-888-446-5157 or northwood at 1-541-962-6274.
NotesCustomers may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration