Thomas 3000s

Model 3000s made by Thomas got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning seats .

Model 1977


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
79V068000THOMAS BUILT BUSES, INC.from 06/01/1977 to 06/01/1977V (Vehicle)25805/15/1979OVSCTHOMAS BUILT BUSES, INC.03/08/197910/12/1979571222
Defect SummaryVehicles fail to meet federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 222, school bus passenger seating and crash protection, in regard to barrier force level performance. the barrier performance forward exceeded the force level of 2400 pounds.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryDefect free barriers will be provided for owner installation free of charge. reimbursement for labor will be paid at the usual rate for warranty work.
NotesVehicle description: school buses.system: interior; safety barriers.consequences of defect: affected barriers present an increased risk of personalinjury to passengers in the event of an accident.