Us Bus Sturdivan

Us Bus Sturdivan 2000 model

Us Bus Sturdivan 2000 recalls


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
SEATS
07V155000U.S. BUS CORPORATIONfrom 05/01/2000 to 05/02/2006V (Vehicle)106OVSCU.S. BUS CORPORATION04/13/200704/10/2007571210
Defect SummaryCertain u.s. bus sturdibus, sturdivan, and universe school buses manufactured between may 1, 2000, and may 2, 2006. in a crash, the wall and floor mounting bolts can pull through the supporting steel which fails to conform to federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 210, seat belt assembly anchorages. also the seats in these buses do not comply with the seat spacing requirements of fmvss 222, school bus passenger seating and crash protection.
Consequence SummaryIn the event of a crash, the mounting bolts could fail to retain the seat, allowing the passenger to be thrown forward, possibly resulting in personal injuries.
Corrective SummaryU.s. bus will notify owners and repair the buses free of charge. the recall is expected to begin during april 2007. owners can contact u.s. bus at 765-939-3984.
NotesCustomers may 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.