THOMAS BUILT SAF-T-LINER C2 2019: STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

Make : THOMAS BUILT Model : SAF-T-LINER C2 Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2016-06-01 - 2018-06-08
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V877000
Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00 Date Received by ODI: 2018-12-10 Date Added to Database: 2018-12-13
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-801
Component: STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 6031
Summary:
      Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2017-2019 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 school buses. The roof adhesive that supports the roof header may not have been properly applied.
Consequence:
      Improperly applied adhesive may affect the roof header joint strength, which, in the event of a rollover crash, can increase the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the placement of the roof header adhesive, and install mechanical fasteners, as necessary, free of charge. DTNA issued owners an interim notification on February 1, 2019. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-801.
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.