Thomas 2234

Thomas 2234 1979 model

Thomas 2234 1979 recalls


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE - STORAGE - TANK ASSEMBLY
79V124000THOMAS BUILT BUSES, INC.from 01/01/1979 to 03/01/1979V (Vehicle)24MFRTHOMAS BUILT BUSES, INC.05/23/197910/12/1979
Defect SummaryPlastic plugs are used to reduce heat build up in the fuel tank when vehicles are stored outside. these temporary plugs may not have been replaced with fusible safety plugs prior to vehicle sale.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryDealer will replace plastic plugs with fusible safety plugs.
NotesVehicle description: school buses.system: fuel; fuel tank assembly.consequences of defect: in fueling these buses, leakage through the plasticplug vent opening could be experienced, creating a fire hazard which could leadto personal injury.