Thor Motor Company Recalls Motorhomes Due to Loose Spare Tire Bracket

the spare tire could detach, posing a road hazard

Thor Motor Company Recalls Motorhomes Due to Loose Spare Tire Bracket
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October 6, 2016

Thor Motor Coach (TMC) is recalling more than 200 model year 2016-2017 Four Winds and Chateau motorhomes. The affected motorhomes are equipped with a spare tire bracket that may loosen and detach during vehicle operation.

If the spare tire bracket and spare tire detaches, it could be a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash or injury.

TMC will notify owners, and dealers will install carriage bolts to properly secure the spare tire bracket, free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin October 17, 2016.

For further information regarding this recall, consumers may contact Thor customer service at (877) 500-1020. TMC's number for this recall is RC000122.