IGNITION PROTECTION

         
Number 030060T   MIC: LAR
Company: LARSON BOATS   Company Official: PDE
Model Name: CABRIO 330   Model Year: 1999-03
Problem 1: IGNITION PROTECTION      
Problem 2: BULKHEAD NOT SEALED      
HIN LAR   Case Open Date: 6/9/2003
Disposition: CLOSED   Case Close Date: 7/6/2005
Units 290   Campaign Open Date 6/9/2003
Boat Type 13   Campaign Close Date 7/6/2005
Severity: H   Last Date: 7/6/2005
Comments:  
LARSON RECENTLY DISCOVERED THAT THE FORWARD PORT BULKHEAD MAY NOT BE SEALED PROPERLY ON SOME 1999 TO EARLY 2003 MODEL YEAR LARSON CABRIO 33 BOATS. IF THIS DEFECT EXIST NON-IGNITION PROTECTED APPLIANCES IN TH CABIN AREA MAY BE EXPOSED TO GASOLINE VAPORS FROM FUEL SOURCES AFT OF THE BULKHEAD. THIS CONDITION COULD CREATE AN IGNITION AN EXPLOSION HAZARD. NO ACCIDENTS HAVE OCCURRED AS A RESULT OF THIS. 08/01/03 DNR RECVD. 290 UNITS. 17 UNITS CORRECTED. 1/143/04 CUR#2 79 UNITS CORRECTED. 04/01/04 CUR#3 RECVD. 91 UNITS CORRECTED. 06/30/04 CUR#4 103 UNITS CORRECTED. 050103 CUR 6 RCVD. 050331 CUR 7 RCVD. 063005 CUR 8 RCVD.