PhotoHighland Ridge RV is recalling 118 model year 2018 Light recreational trailers, models 312BHTS and 275RLS.

The safety chains on these vehicles may be rated for a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) of 7,600 lbs. However the trailer has a GVWR of 11,700 lbs.

The lower rated safety chains may fail if the trailer detaches from the tow vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

What to do

Highland Ridge will notify owners, and dealers will replace the 7,600-lb. chains with 11,700-lb. chains, free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin December 21, 2017.

Owners may contact Highland Ridge customer service at 1-260-768-7771. Highland Ridge's number for this recall is 9904364.


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