THOMAS BUILT SAF-T-LINER C2 2019: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER

Make : THOMAS BUILT Model : SAF-T-LINER C2 Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-09-10 - 2019-03-29
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 20V126000
Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00 Date Received by ODI: 2020-03-03 Date Added to Database: 2020-03-04
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-845
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 618
Summary:
      Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2019-2020 Thomas Built Saf-T-Liner HDX, EFX, and C2 school buses equipped with air disc brakes. The brake caliper mounting bolts may have been insufficiently tightened.
Consequence:
      Loose brake caliper mounting bolts can reduce brake effectiveness, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and repair the vehicles, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 1, 2020. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-845.
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.