Automotive recall

Transport Canada Recall - 2011099 - PETERSON INDUSTRIES

Brand(s)
Last updated

Summary

Product
RV Trailer recalled by PETERSON INDUSTRIES
Issue
Vehicle - Accessories
What to do

Please see corrective actions section below

Affected products

2008 | EXCEL | LIMITED, 2010 | EXCEL | LIMITED, 2011 | EXCEL | LIMITED

Issue

On certain travel trailers, the plug-in remote control receiver used to operate the Dimplex electric fireplace or electric stove may overheat. This could result in a vehicle fire causing property damage and/or personal injury. Correction: Owners are advised to contact Dimplex at 1-888-346-7539 for information regarding unit replacement. In the meantime, the remote control receiver should be unplugged from the electrical outlet to prevent the risk of fire.

Additional information

Background

Visit Transport Canada’s Motor Vehicle Safety Recalls Database for the original recall.

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Automotive recall
Category
Vehicles - RV Trailer
Published by
Transport Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-71419
Transport Canada ID
2011099