GILLIG LOW FLOOR 2014: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

Make : GILLIG Model : LOW FLOOR Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2012-03-06 - 2016-06-07
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V451000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-07-01 Date Received by ODI: 2016-06-21 Date Added to Database: 2016-06-21
Manufacturers Involved: Gillig LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 112
Summary:
      Gillig LLC "Gillig" is recalling certain model year 2012-2016 Lowfloor diesel-electric hybrid vehicles manufactured March 6, 2012, to June 7, 2016. The affected vehicles are equipped with stop lamp activation that may inadvertently flash the rear brake lights. As such, these vehicles do not comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" No. 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Assoc. Equipment."
Consequence:
      Flashing brake lights may cause confusion to other drivers, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Gillig will notify owners, and dealers will install a new software update, free of charge. The recall began on July 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: 108
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.