THOMAS BUILT SAF-T-LINER C2 2016: FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Make : THOMAS BUILT Model : SAF-T-LINER C2 Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2011-08-23 - 2017-09-13
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V665000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-08-24 Date Received by ODI: 2017-10-19 Date Added to Database: 2017-10-20
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-752
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 916
Summary:
      Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2012-2018 Thomas Built Bus Saf-T-Liner C2 school buses. The affected vehicles are propane-powered and have propane fuel lines that may contact the transmission yoke, possibly causing a propane leak.
Consequence:
      A propane leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the propane line routing, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. DTNA issued owners an interim notification on December 14, 2017. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-752.
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.