Possible Tire Failure Leads to Recall from Keystone of Cougar Recreational Trailers

tires with the wrong load range may have been installed

Possible Tire Failure Leads to Recall from Keystone of Cougar Recreational Trailers
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September 16, 2016

Keystone RV Company is recalling nearly 100 model year 2017 Cougar recreational trailers, models CG28SGS17, CG28RDB17, CG28RKS17, CG29RES17, CG29RLI17, and CG28DBI17. The affected trailers have a Federal Identification Tag and Tire and Loading Information Label with incorrect information.

Additionally, tires with the wrong load range may have been installed. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, "Certification."

If tires of an incorrect load range are installed, tire failure may result, possibly causing a loss of vehicle control, and increasing the risk of a crash.

The recall began on September 9, 2016.

Keystone has notified owners, and dealers will replace the tires and/or Federal Identification Tag if it is incorrect, free of charge.

For further information regarding this recall, consumers may contact owners may contact Keystone customer service at (866) 425-4369. Keystone's number for this recall is 16-262.