FLEETWOOD VISION 2014: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT

Make : FLEETWOOD Model : VISION Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2013-03-11 - 2013-04-29
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V226000
Date Owner's Notified: 2013-06-20 Date Received by ODI: 2013-05-29 Date Added to Database: 2013-05-31
Manufacturers Involved: Blue Bird Body Company
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: R13WG
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 346
Summary:
      Blue Bird is recalling certain 2014 model year Blue Bird conventional "Vision" model school buses manufactured from March 11, 2013 through April 29, 2013 and equipped with Ford propane engines. On the subject buses, the brake light switches may not have been adjusted properly.
Consequence:
      Misadjusted brake light switches may result in one of the following occurrences: the brake lights may remain illuminated after the brake pedal has been released; the brake lights may be delayed in illumination after the brake pedal has been depressed. Either condition may increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Blue Bird will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the adjustment of the brake light switch. Any brake light switch found not properly adjusted will be replaced. This work will be performed free of charge. The recall began on June 20, 2013. Owners may contact Blue Bird at 1-478-822-2242. Blue Bird's number for this recall is R13WG.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.