2021 FOREST RIVER SALEM - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INTEGRATED TRAILER BRAKE CONTROL | TRAILER HITCHES
Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling certain 2018-2021 Wildwood, Salem, and 2020 Sonoma travel trailers. The break-away safety switch may not be wired to constant power, which can cause the trailer brakes to not activate in the event of a trailer separation from the tow vehicle.
HazardIf the brakes of the trailer do not engage, it can result in a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Consumer ActionForest River will notify owners, and dealers will rewire the breakaway switch, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a schedule for recall notification. Owners may contact Forest customer service at 1-909-873-3777. Forest River's number for this recall is 67A-1230.