Champion Ic Defender
Model Ic Defender made by Champion got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning equipment adaptive .
|Campaign||Manufacturer||Manufacturing date||Type||# of units affected||Date Owner notified Mfg||Recall Initiated by||Manufacturers of recalled vehicles/products||Report Recieved Date||Record Creation Date||Regulation Part Number||FMVSS Number|
|08V490000||CHAMPION BUS, INC.||from 04/01/2005 to 08/31/2007||V (Vehicle)||503||08/14/2008||ODI||CHAMPION BUS, INC.||09/25/2008||09/25/2008||571||403|
|Defect Summary||Champion bus is recalling 503 my 2005-2007 challenger, crusader, defender, my 2005-2006 corporal, my 2006 cts-re, and my 2007 cts-fe and ic defender transit buses equipped with a ricon platform style wheelchair lift. this lift fails to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 403, platform lift systems for motor vehicles. the anti-stow interlock may not detect the presence of a wheelchair or mobility aid user. the pressure sensing switch that detects the presence of weight on the platform was not adjusted to the necessary sensitivity level. the lift could stow even though someone or something is still on the lift.|
|Consequence Summary||A lift occupant can be injured should the lift begin to stow unintentionally.|
|Corrective Summary||Champion bus is working with ricon to correct the wheelchair lift free of charge (please see 07e097). owners may contact ricon at 1-818-267-3000 or champion bus at 1-800-331-5761.|
|Notes||Customers may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to http://www.safercar.gov.|