Sunland Australia RV Pty Ltd — Patriot Caravans with Fitted Front Storage Box
What are the defects?
Affected models have holes in the vertical dividers between sections of the external storage compartment where LPG cylinders are kept. It is a requirement of Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 5601.2 Gas installations, Part 2: LP Gas installations in caravans and boats for non-propulsive purposes that the cylinder compartment is separated from the general storage area by a vertical divider that is sealed to the sides and floor of the compartment.
What are the hazards?
Gas may leak into the other sections of the storage compartment, posing a possible fire risk.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should remove any potential ignition sources such as batteries, torches or lighters from the adjacent compartments and contact Sunland Australia RV on 07 5499 2250 to arrange to have a plate fitted to cover the holes.
8 July 2015 – 20 July 2017
Natural Resources and Mines (QLD) is the responsible regulator for this recall.