US NHTSA Recalls: KZ Recreational Vehicles


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Monday, October 11, 2021, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, posted a total of ninety-three (93) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this past month.

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

Additional information:

Among the ninety-three (93) recalls the NHTSA announced in September came news of the following:

Logo - KZ RV, LPKZ RV, LP, a Jackson Center, Ohio establishment and subsidiary of Shipshewana, Indiana-based KZ, Inc. and itself a subsidiary of Thor Industries, Inc. of Elkhart, Indiana has recalled an estimated 34,345 model year 2018-2022 Camplite, Confluence, Connect, Connect SE, Connect Lite, Durango, Durango Gold, Durango Half Ton, Durango Sport, Durango 1500, Quicksilver, Sonic, Sonic X, Sportsmen, Sportsmen FW, Sportsmen LE, Sportsmen SE, Sportsmen Sportster, Sportster, SportTrek, SportTrek Touring, Spree, Stratus, Venom, and Venom V Series Recreational Vehicles (“RVs”) equipped with Winntec model 6020 Two-Stage Propane Regulators marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

Recall Category: Equipment – Propane Regulator may fail and cause fire

NHTSA Safety Notification 21V670000 reports the Regulator may fail, causing an increase in propane pressure.

Logo - WinntecAccording to the NHTSA, increased propane pressure can enlarge the flames in gas appliances, increasing the risk of a fire, explosion, burns and/or smoke inhalation with consequential life-changing or life-ending results.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat burns, scalds, blast injury, smoke inhalation and/or respiratory and/or cardiac injury.

Please note that under 49 United States Code § 30112(a), it is illegal for anyone, including a manufacturer, distributor, dealer or retailer to sell an item of equipment or vehicle that fails to comply with all applicable Federal motor vehicle safety standards.

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Proposed Remedy:
Authorized KZ Recreational Vehicles Dealers will replace the Regulator and Pigtail Hoses, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed October 26, 2021. Owners may contact KZRV Customer Service toll-free at 1-800-768-4016, extension 154 or 153 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) for more information. KZRV’s designation for this recall is KZ-2021-05.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold by KZ RV, LP, please search for “KZ RV” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for accessories manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Winntec, please search for “Winntec” 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 KZ RV Camplite brand, please search for “Camplite” 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 KZ RV Confluence brand, please search for “Confluence” 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 KZ RV Connect brand, please search for “Connect” 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 KZ RV Durango brand, please search for “Durango” 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 KZ RV Quicksilver brand, please search for “Quicksilver” 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 KZ RV Sonic brand, please search for “Sonic” 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 KZ RV Sportsmen brand, please search for “Sportsmen” 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 KZ RV SportTrek brand, please search for “SportTrek” 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 KZ RV Sportster brand, please search for “Sportster” 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 KZ RV Spree brand, please search for “Spree” 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 KZ RV Stratus brand, please search for “Stratus” 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 KZ RV Venom brand, please search for “Venom” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> 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 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 Fire hazards, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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

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

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Laceration hazards, please search for “laceration” 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.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Central Nervous System (“CNS”) damage, please search for “central nervous system (“CNS”) damage” 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: 21V670000
Recalls Direct RIN: 14978-2021
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