THOMAS SAF-T-LINER C2 2017: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:PARK/NEUTRAL START SWITCH
|Make : THOMAS||Model : SAF-T-LINER C2||Year : 2017|
|Build Dates : 2015-11-25 - 2016-04-27|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V712000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2016-11-01||Date Received by ODI: 2016-10-05||Date Added to Database: 2016-10-05|
|Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America, LLC|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-726|
|Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:PARK/NEUTRAL START SWITCH|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 162|
Daimler Trucks North America, LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain model year 2017 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 school bus chassis manufactured November 25, 2015, through April 27, 2016. The brake transmission shift interlock feature may be inoperable making it possible to shift into a drive gear without first pressing the brake pedal.
This condition can result in the vehicle moving unintentionally or rolling away, increasing the risk of injury or a crash.
DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will update the vehicle's software, free of charge. The recall began on November 1, 2016. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-726.
|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.