GLAVAL BUS LEGACY 2018: SEAT BELTS

Make : GLAVAL BUS Model : LEGACY Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2017-03-01 - 2017-09-08
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V481000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-08-20 Date Received by ODI: 2018-07-25 Date Added to Database: 2018-07-25
Manufacturers Involved: Forest River, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 35-0751
Component: SEAT BELTS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 707
Summary:
      Forest River, Inc. "Forest River" is recalling certain 2017-2018 Glaval Apollo, Commute, Concorde II, Entourage, Legacy, Primetime, Titan II, Titan II Low Floor, and Universal transit buses. A washer used in mounting the passenger's seat belt assembly may break, allowing the seat-belt to separate from the vehicle.
Consequence:
      If the seat belt end does not remain secured to the vehicle, the occupant will not be restrained in the event of a crash, increasing their risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Forest River will notify owners, and dealers will replace the seat belt mounting washers, free of charge. The recall began on August 20, 2018. Owners may contact Forest River customer service at 1-574-343-5167. Forest River's number for this recall is 35-0751. Note: This recall supersedes 18V376.
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.