GILLIG LOW FLOOR 2014: FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

Make : GILLIG Model : LOW FLOOR Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2014-05-23 - 2014-08-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 14V521000
Date Owner's Notified: 2014-09-16 Date Received by ODI: 2014-08-28 Date Added to Database: 2014-08-28
Manufacturers Involved: Gillig LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 231
Summary:
      Gillig LLC "Gillig" is recalling certain model year 2014 Low Floor transit buses manufactured from May 23, 2014, through August 1, 2014. The Cummins ISB or ISL engines in these vehicles may have been equipped with Fleetguard UFF-XT fuel filters, part number FF63009, whose filter shell may separate from the fuel filter nut plate causing the engine to stall without warning.
Consequence:
      If the engine stalls unexpectedly there is an increased risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Cummins will notify owners on behalf of Gillig, and Cummins service centers will replace the fuel filter, free of charge. The recall began on September 16, 2014. Owners may contact Gillig at 1-510-785-1500 or Cummins customer service at 1-812-377-3713.
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.