THOMAS BUILT MINOTOUR 2010: EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE
|Make : THOMAS BUILT||Model : MINOTOUR||Year : 2010|
|Build Dates : 2002-04-15 - 2018-06-14|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V170000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2019-12-20||Date Received by ODI: 2019-03-05||Date Added to Database: 2019-03-06|
|Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-811|
|Component: EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 410|
Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2003-2019 Thomas Built Buses Minotour school buses built on a Ford chassis equipped with a specific wheelchair lift option. The wheelchair lift can be operated without the parking brake being engaged after they key is turned off.
When the vehicle is in neutral with the ignition and the parking brake off, the vehicle may move. Using the wheelchair lift during this time can increase the risk of injury.
DTNA has notified owners, and dealers will modify the wheelchair lift wiring harness, free of charge. DTNA issued owners an interim notification on April 10, 2019. The recall began December 20, 2019. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-811.
|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.