The federal certification label and tire placard may have incorrect information

By James Limbach of ConsumerAffairs

March 7, 2019

PhotoAirstream is recalling 189 model year 2019 Airstream Basecamp X RVs.

The federal certification label and tire placard may have incorrect information stating that the vehicle is equipped with 235/55R18 Load Range D tires needing 80 psi, when the vehicles are actually equipped with 235/75R15 Load Range D tires needing 51 psi.

Incorrect information can result in is incorrect, the operator overinflating the tires, increasing the risk of a crash.

What to do

Airstream has notified owners and will send them a new corrected federal certification label and tire placard, free of charge.

The recall began on February 22, 2019.

Owners may contact Airstream customer service at 1-877-596-6505 or 1-937-596-6111 extension 7401 or 7411.

https://www.consumeraffairs.com/recalls/airstream-recalls-model-year-2019-airstream-basecamp-x-rvs-030719.html