TEREX XT60 2014: STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Make : TEREX Model : XT60 Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2014-11-26 - 2015-04-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 15V333000
Date Owner's Notified: 2015-06-24 Date Received by ODI: 2015-06-01 Date Added to Database: 2015-06-01
Manufacturers Involved: New Flyer of America Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: R15-006
Component: STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1147
Summary:
      New Flyer Industries Ltd. "New Flyer" is recalling certain model year 2013 C40LFR, XE40, XN35, and XN60, 2014 XD35, XDE40, and XT60, 2014-2015 XD60, and XT40, 2013-2014 XDE35, and XN40, and 2015 XDE60 transit buses. These vehicles have door controller assemblies that may have a software defect which can cause the rear passenger doors to open, without warning, when the bus accelerates from a stopped position.
Consequence:
      If the rear bus door opens while the bus is in motion, there is an increased risk of injury for the passengers.
Remedy:
      New Flyer will notify owners, and dealers will update the Door Controller Assembly software, free of charge. The recall began on June 24, 2015. Owners may contact New Flyer customer service at 1-204-224-6706. New Flyer's number for this recall is R15-006.
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.