R24CM-NSB – Incorrectly Installed Seats – 2022-2023 Blue Bird Vision & 2021-2023 All American Transit Buses

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February 7, 2024 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 24V079000

Incorrectly Installed Seats/FMVSS 210

An unsecured seat may not adequately restrain an occupant, increasing the risk of injury during a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 24V079

Manufacturer Blue Bird Body Company

Components SEATS

Potential Number of Units Affected 127

 

Summary

Blue Bird Body Company (Blue Bird) is recalling certain 2022-2023 Vision and 2021-2023 All American transit buses. The convertible seats may have been incorrectly installed, which can result in an unsecured seat. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 210, “Seat Belt Assembly Anchorages.”

 

Remedy

Dealers will inspect and repair the seat, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed April 05, 2024. Owners may contact Blue Bird customer service at 1-478-822-2242. Blue Bird’s number for this recall is R24CM-NSB.

 

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 :

October 21, 2022: A master audit was conducted which discovered random locations at the floor joint were missing underfloor washers.

October 22, 2022: Lot sweep was conducted at Blue Bird on 298 buses and buses found with missing washers had the washers installed.

October, 2022 through January, 2024: Warranty data was tracked and field audits conducted discovering low occurrence rates, although no specific window of affected units within the affected model years.

February 1, 2024: Determination made to proceed with recall for the entire suspect population.

 


5 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
BLUE BIRD ALL AMERICAN 2021-2023
BLUE BIRD VISION 2022-2023

 


2 Associated Documents

Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-24V079-6333.pdf 731.375KB

 


Recall 573 Report

RCLRPT-24V079-8583.PDF 215.748KB

 


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=24V079&docType=RCL

 


 

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