PREVOST XLII-45 2003: STEERING:LINKAGES:LINK:DRAG:CONNECTION
|Make : PREVOST||Model : XLII-45||Year : 2003|
|Build Dates : 2000-01-08 - 2006-08-21|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V928000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2019-06-03||Date Received by ODI: 2018-12-21||Date Added to Database: 2019-01-31|
|Manufacturers Involved: Prevost Car (US) Inc.|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: SR19-04|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 676|
Prevost Cars, Inc "Prevost" is recalling certain 2000 XL-45 buses, 2000-2006 XL2-45 buses and 2007-2014 X3-45 buses. The draglink tube turnbuckle may fracture causing a loss of steering.
A complete loss of steering would increase the risk of a crash.
Prevost has notified owners, and dealers will replace the draglink, free of charge. Prevost issued an interim notification to owners on February 13, 2019. The recall began June 3, 2019. Owners may contact Prevost customer service at 1-866-870-2046. Prevost's number for this recall is SR19-04.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
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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.