CR5546 – Door Windows Incorrectly Labeled – 2017-2018 Nova Bus LFS & LFS Artic Buses

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January 19, 2024 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 24V033000

Door Windows Incorrectly Labeled/FMVSS 205

An incorrect DOT code mark may result in the window being replaced with an incorrect type of glass, reducing visibility and increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 24V033

Manufacturer Nova Bus (US) Inc.

Components VISIBILITY, STRUCTURE

Potential Number of Units Affected 159

 

Summary

Nova Bus (US) Inc. (Nova Bus) is recalling certain 2017-2018 LFS and LFS Artic buses. The driver’s door windows may have been built with the incorrect prime glazing manufacturer DOT code mark. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 205, “Glazing Materials.”

 

Remedy

Nova Bus will inspect the windows and either replace the windows or remove the incorrect marking, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed March 19, 2024. Owners may contact Nova Bus customer service at 1-800-350-6682. Nova Bus number for this recall is CR5546.

 

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

 


Chronology :

January 12, 2024: Nova Bus is made aware that the petition filed by Guardian Industries for inconsequential to safety related to 20E-023 was denied.

January 16, 2024: Nova Bus contacts Vapor to request assistance in tracing the material sited in 20E-023.

January 18, 2024: Product Safety Committee meets and makes determination of product non-compliance.

January 19, 2024: Nova Bus files 573 with NHTSA that a voluntary recall will be released to address the noncompliance related to this issue.

There have been no accidents or injuries related to this defect. There have been no warranty claims.

 


4 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
NOVA BUS LFS 2017-2018
NOVA BUS LFS ARTIC 2017-2018

 


2 Associated Documents

Noncompliance Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-24V033-3560.PDF 216.116KB

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Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-24V033-2219.pdf 645.378KB

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Latest Recalls Documents

For the Latest and Most recent Recall Information Visit the link below…

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=24V033&docType=RCL

 


 

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