Model An440lf made by Neoplan got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning steering .
|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|
|STEERING - LINKAGES - TIE ROD ASSEMBLY|
|05V068000||NEOPLAN USA CORPORATION||from 07/12/2004||V (Vehicle)||175||ODI||NEOPLAN USA CORPORATION||03/01/2005||03/03/2005|
|Defect Summary||On certain transit buses equipped with arvinmeritor urresko tie rod clamps, heat treatment of clamps created a surface hardness that could lead to a fracture of the clamps.|
|Consequence Summary||In the event of a crack, the clamps could break off affecting toe-in and alignment. the tie rod can come loose resulting in steering loss and a crash could occur without prior warning.|
|Corrective Summary||Arvinmeritor is conducting the owner notification and remedy for this campaign. owners may contact arvinmeritor at 1-866-668-7221 or neoplan at 719-336-3256.|
|Notes||Neoplan recall no. 08-314.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.|