GILLIG LOW FLOOR 2014: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Make : GILLIG Model : LOW FLOOR Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2014-11-20 - 2015-06-02
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 15V888000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-03-01 Date Received by ODI: 2015-12-30 Date Added to Database: 2015-12-30
Manufacturers Involved: Gillig LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 16
Summary:
      Gillig LLC "Gillig" is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Low Floor vehicles manufactured November 20, 2014, to June 2, 2015. The affected vehicles may be equipped with front brake chambers with an incorrect drain hole orientation. This can allow water to build up within the brake chamber, causing corrosion, deterioration, and reduce braking ability.
Consequence:
      Corrosion, part deterioration, or frozen water in the brake chamber may reduce braking ability, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Gillig will notify owners and the brake chambers will be replaced free of charge. The recall began on March 1, 2016. Owners may contact Gillig customer service at 1-800-735-1500.
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.