SPARTAN SB 2013: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR
|Make : SPARTAN||Model : SB||Year : 2013|
|Build Dates : 2010-12-21 - 2013-09-18|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V481000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2013-11-04||Date Received by ODI: 2013-09-30||Date Added to Database: 2013-10-24|
|Manufacturers Involved: Shyft Group|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: 13023|
|Component: STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 138|
Spartan Motors Chassis "Spartan Chassis" is recalling certain model year 2011, 2013, and 2014 School Bus Chassis manufactured December 21, 2010, through September 18, 2013. The nut that affixes the steering wheel nut may have been insufficiently tightened.
The loose steering wheel nut may cause the steering wheel to come loose resulting in loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Spartan Chassis will notify owners, and dealers will verify the steering wheel nut torque. The recall began on November 4, 2013. Owners may contact Spartan Motors at 1-517-543-6400. Spartan's recall campaign number is 13023.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:|
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.