Risk of Fire Leads to Recall from Bison Coach of Several Horse Trailers

the battery cable is not fused, posing a fire risk

Risk of Fire Leads to Recall from Bison Coach of Several Horse Trailers
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September 22, 2016

Bison Coach is recalling more than 650 model year 2015-2016 Premiere, Silverado, Laredo, Ranger, Trail Hand, and Trail Boss gooseneck horse trailers.

The affected trailers do not have an inline fuse installed on the battery cable.

In the event of an electrical short circuit, the battery wiring could overheat, increasing the risk of a vehicle fire.

This recall began on September 15, 2016.

Bison has notified owners of the recalled horse trailers. To remedy the problem, dealers will install a 30-amp inline fuse on the battery cable, free of charge.

For further information regarding this recall, consumers may contact Bison customer service at (574) 658-4161. Bison's reference number for this recall is 9010.