PREVOST H3-45 2008: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
|Make : PREVOST||Model : H3-45||Year : 2008|
|Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V039000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2013-05-02||Date Received by ODI: 2013-02-07||Date Added to Database: 2013-02-07|
|Manufacturers Involved: Prevost Car (US) Inc.|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: SR13-07|
|Component: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1033|
Prevost is recalling certain model year 2008-2013 X3-45, H3-41 and H3-45 coaches, model year 2011-2013 H3-45 VIP coaches, model year 2012-2013 X3-45 VIP coaches, and model year 2009-2013 XLII-45 Entertainer coaches manufactured from May 16, 2007, through March 14, 2013 and equipped with Volvo engines. Certain conditions may cause the affected coaches to go into a software mode that would result in the throttle signal being fixed at 1700rpms regardless of throttle pedal input from the driver.
Uncontrollable throttle position may lead to a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Prevost will notify owners and dealers will remedy will the affected coaches, free of charge. The recall began on May 2, 2013. Owners may contact Prevost at 1-418-831-2046.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:|
The Prevost recall campaign number is SR13-07.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.