THOMAS SAF-T-LINER HDX 2010: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Make : THOMAS Model : SAF-T-LINER HDX Year : 2010
Build Dates : 2008-02-25 - 2014-02-11
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 14V079000
Date Owner's Notified: 2014-04-12 Date Received by ODI: 2014-02-21 Date Added to Database: 2014-02-28
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-660
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 727
Summary:
      Daimler Trucks North America LLC "Daimler" is recalling certain model year 2009-2015 Thomas Built Saf-T-Liner HDX school buses manufactured February 25, 2008, through February 11, 2014, equipped with Cummins Westport Model ISL G engines. Condensation in the intake manifold may freeze during cold weather conditions and interfere with the proper operation of the intake manifold pressure sensor.
Consequence:
      The sensor malfunction could induce elevated exhaust temperatures or flames from the exhaust pipe, increasing the risk of a vehicle fire or burn injury to a person near the exhaust pipe.
Remedy:
      Cummins and Cummins Westport will notify owners, and authorized Cummins service facilities will upload a new ECM calibration, free of charge. The recall began on April 12, 2014. Customers may contact Daimler at 1-800-385-4357 or Cummins Inc. at 1-800-343-7357. Daimler's number for this recall is FL-660.
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.