Roadmaster Ht-s-201

Model Ht-s-201 made by Roadmaster got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning trailer hitches .

Model 1993


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
96E008000ROADMASTER, INC.from 01/01/1993 to 05/01/1993E (Equipment)128903/19/1996ODIROADMASTER, LLC03/21/199603/29/1996
Defect SummaryThe quick disconnect is subject to metal fatigue around the bolt holes.
Consequence SummaryThe quick disconnect can break across the bolt holes causing the tow bar to separate which could result in the loss of the towed vehicle increasing the potential for a vehicle accident.
Corrective SummaryDealers will replace these tow bars with newly designed tow bars which will have stronger steel, additional steel support gussets and safety plates.
NotesSystem: equipment; trailer hitches and description: tow bars utilizing a quick disconnect.note: owners who do not receive a new tow bar free of charge within areasonable time, should contact roadmaster at 1-503-288-9898. also contactthe national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at1-800-424-9393.