Gulf Stream Coach Recalls Ameri-Lite Trailers with Incorrect Federal Placard Information

Incorrect GVWR information may result in the trailer being overloaded

Gulf Stream Coach Recalls Ameri-Lite Trailers with Incorrect Federal Placard Information
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April 20, 2017

Gulf Stream Coach is recalling certain model year 2011-2017 Ameri-Lite trailers, model 14RBC.

The Federal Placard on these vehicles may have incorrect Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) information. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, "Certification."

Incorrect GVWR information may result in the trailer being overloaded, affecting the tires or the vehicle's handling, increasing the risk of a crash.

Gulf Stream will notify owners of the recalled Ameri-Lite trailers and will provide a corrected Federal Placard—free of charge.

Owners with additional questions can contact Gulf Stream customer service at (800) 289-8787. Gulf Stream's reference number for this recall is GS040417.