US NHTSA Recalls: Thor Motorhomes


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Wednesday, August 12, 2020, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of twenty-one (21) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/cXy430qH5Ln

Direct link: https://www.nhtsa.gov/search/safety-issues#recall

Additional information:

Among the twenty-one (21) recalls the NHTSA announced this month comes news of the following:

Logo - Thor Motor CoachThor Motor Coach (“TMC”), an Elkhart, Indiana establishment has recalled an estimated 463 model year 2020-2021 Daybreak, Four Winds, Quantum, Delano, Tiburon, Chateau and Freedom Elite Motorhomes and 2020 Gemini, Chateau Citation, Compass, Siesta, and Synergy Motorhomes built on Sprinter Van Chassis (platform 970 (VS30), equipped with swivel seats and marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

Recall Category: Electrical System, Air Bags, Seats – Front Seat Wiring Harnesses routed incorrectly

NHTSA Safety Notification 20V444000 reports the Wiring Harnesses for the front seats may have been routed incorrectly and could become jammed and damaged in the swivel seat frames.

According to the NHTSA, if the Wiring Harness is damaged, the side air bag within the seat may deploy inadvertently or not deploy as designed in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury to vehicle occupants.

Thor will notify registered owners, and Mercedes-Benz dealers will inspect the wire harness routing for both front seats and will repair the wiring and add clips or cable ties as needed, free of charge. Owners may contact Thor Customer Service toll-free at 1-877-855-2867 Mercedes-Benz customer service at 1-877-762-8267 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”). Thor’s designation for this recall is RC000200.

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==> You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Thor Motor Coach (“TMC”), please search for Thor using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Thor Daybreak brand, please search for “Daybreak” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Thor Four Winds brand, please search for “Four Winds” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Thor Quantum brand, please search for “Quantum” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Thor Delano brand, please search for “Delano” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Thor Tiburon brand, please search for “Tiburon” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Thor Chateau brand, please search for “Chateau” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Thor Freedom Elite brand, please search for “Elite” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Thor Chateau Citation brand, please search for “Chateau” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Thor Compass brand, please search for “Compass” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Thor Synergy brand, please search for “Synergy” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Crash hazards, please search for “crash” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V444000
Recalls Direct RIN: 13365-2020
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==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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