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Us Bus Uf 2001 model

Us Bus Uf 2001 recalls


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
OTHER - SCHOOL BUS STOP ARM ASSEMBLY
05V336000U.S. BUS CORPORATION V (Vehicle)4009/12/2005ODIU.S. BUS CORPORATION07/26/200507/28/2005
Defect SummaryCertain 2001 through 2004 us bus school buses. in extremely cold weather, the microswitches used internally to position the sign in the open and closed positions may malfunction, causing the sign to open or close in an improper position, or to not open at all.
Consequence SummaryShould the stop arm not perform properly, a child or pedestrian may be endangered by passing vehicles should the motorist not stop at the correct location.
Corrective SummaryUs bus will notify its customers and specialty mfg. will provide free of charge a service kit (part number 005178) with a switch pack that is not sensitive to extreme cold weather and will inspect to ensure the microswitch heater wiring is properly connected free of charge. the recall began on september 12, 2005. owners may contact specialty mfg. at 800-951-7867 or us bus 1-765-939-3984.
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.