VENTILATION

         
Number 06R1292S   MIC: VCN
Company: CARAVELLE BOATS INC   Company Official: LEN
Model Name: 237 INBOARD BOAT   Model Year: 2006
Problem 1: VENTILATION      
Problem 2: HULL ID NUMBER      
HIN USVCN19053B606   Case Open Date: 3/13/2006
Disposition: CLOSED   Case Close Date:
Units 49   Campaign Open Date 4/14/2006
Boat Type 12   Campaign Close Date 5/5/2010
Severity: L   Last Date: 5/5/2010
Comments:  
"MNF IS NOT INTALLING NATURAL VENTILATION OPENING OF ADEQUATE SIZE AS REQUIRED BY 33CFR183.620(D). THE MNF HAS INSTALLED TWO THREE INCH SUPPLY AND EXHAUST VENT GRILLES WITH AN AGGREGATE AREA OF 6.25 SQ. IN. EACH. THIS EQUALS 12.5 FOR THE SUPPLY AND EXHAUST OPENINGS. THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT NET VOLUME IS 94.25 CU. FT. AND REQUIRES A MINIMUM OPENING OF 14.7 SQ. IN. FOR BOTH THE SUPPLY AND EXHAUST NATURAL VENILATION OPENINGS. MNF IS NOT PLACING A DASH (-) BETWEEN ""US"" AND THE 12 CHARACTER HIN. REC'D CUR 4/49 UNITS CORRECTED. 7/30/07 REC'D CUR. 19/49 CORRECTED. SENT NEW CUR. SENT OVERDUE CUR REMINDER LTR 12/2/08. 12/9/08 CUR REC'D 20/49 CORR. LEFT VM AND EMAIL ABOUT PAST DUE CUR JDH 5/20/09 REC'D CUR IN MAIL #9 20/49 CORRECTED. IF IN SEPTEMBER NO INCREASE IN PROGRESS MADE CASE SHOULD BE CLOSED OR INCREASED ACTION SHOULD BE TAKEN. EMAILED MNF WITH CUR ATTACHED TO COMPLETE 2/23/10 JDH. MNF APPEARS OUT OF BUSINESS CA CHECKING STATUS 2/25/10 JDH. 3/16/10 NO WORD FROM PPG- NEXT DATE SET TO MAY 1 2010 JDH. EMAILED M HALEY ON STATUS OF CHECK-IN 5/5/10 JDH. MNF OOB 3/5/10. AS ONE MORE CUYR WOUDL HAVE CLOSED CAMPAIGN- CAMPAIGN CLOSED JDH."