THOMAS BUILT SAF-T-LINER C2 2021: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

Make : THOMAS BUILT Model : SAF-T-LINER C2 Year : 2021
Build Dates : 2019-01-21 - 2019-10-11
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V869000
Date Owner's Notified: 2020-01-16 Date Received by ODI: 2019-12-06 Date Added to Database: 2019-12-09
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-841
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 145
Summary:
      Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2020-2021 Thomas Built Saf-T-Liner C2 school buses equipped with Detroit Diesel DD5 engines. The fan hub bolts may have been may have been insufficiently tightened.
Consequence:
      The loose bolts can cause the fan to damage surrounding components and/or detach from the engine, disabling the bus and resulting in an evacuation in an uncontrolled traffic situation, thereby increasing the risk of an injury.
Remedy:
      DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and repair the fan hub bolts, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began January 16, 2020. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-841.
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.