Flammable Shower Curtains Prompt SEA, Forest River Recall
These shower curtains may not adequately resist catching fire
Shower Enclosures America, Inc. (SEA) is recalling nearly 10,000 Arcadia shower curtains. These shower curtains may not adequately resist catching fire in the presence of an ignition source. As such, these curtains fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 302, "Flammability of Interior Materials."
The Forest River vehicles affected by these recalled curtains are more than 1,300 model year 2013-2017 Dynamax and Coachmen Pursuit recreational vehicles and 2016-2017 Freelander and Orion recreational vehicles.
A flammable shower curtain may further fuel a fire, increasing the risk of injury.
The impacted curtains were manufactured February 1, 2012, to July 15, 2016.
Forest River are expected to notify owners begining September 16, 2016, and dealers will replace the shower curtains with curtains made with fire retardant, free of charge.
Afftected owners wanting more information about this recall may contact Dynamax customer service at (574) 262-3474, Pursuit customer service at (574) 825-8305 (east of the Mississippi) or (574) 825-8317 (west of the Mississippi) and Freelander or Orion customer service at (574) 825-8602, recall number 51-07152016-0225.
For further information regarding the recalled curtains, owners may contact SEA customer service at (800) 536-7324 extension 3032.