Loss of Drive from Broken Transmission Switch – 2017-2018 Gillig Low Floor Transit Buses

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V665
Manufacturer Gillig LLC
Components POWER TRAIN
Potential Number of Units Affected 90


Loss of Drive from Broken Transmission Switch

A loss of drive can disable the vehicle unexpectedly, increasing the risk of a crash.



Gillig LLC (Gillig) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Gillig Low Floor transit buses equipped with certain Allison transmission hybrid drive units. The pressure switches on these Drive Units may fail, possibly resulting in a loss of drive.



Gillig will notify owners, and Allison Transmission service centers will replace the C1 and C2 pressure switches, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in October 2018. Owners may contact Allison Transmission at 1-800-252-5283 or Gillig customer service at 1-800-735-1500.



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.safercar.gov.


Recall Acknowledgement

October 1, 2018





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Allison 29539579 Screw-on Filter with Magnet Filter Kit replacing filter for Allison transmission per OEM Specs
  • Genuine Allison replacement spin-on external filter 29539579 and magnet.
  • Allison recommends changing this spin-on filter after initial 5,000 miles of us
  • The magnet is required to be changed with the filter to capture possible particulates in oil.
  • This Allison genuine spin on filter is one of the most widely used and recommended oil filters for the Allison 1000/2000 transmission.
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ATSG Allison 1000/2000 Transmission Repair Manual (Allison 1000 Transmission - Allison 1000 Filter - Allison 1000 Internal)
  • Step-by-Step Solution to Repair, Overhaul or Rebuild of ALLISON 1000 / 2000 Transmission
  • High Quality Charts Available for ALLISON 1000 / 2000
  • Valve Body Identification, Electrical Diagrams, Wiring Harness Locations
  • Assembly, Dis-assembly, Diagnosis, Troubleshooting, Electronic Controls & Operation
  • Very Detailed Explanation For Easy Repair
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Allison Transmission Transmission Filter for 2020-2021 Freightliner MT45 - 29539579
  • Genuine Allison Transmission Filter
  • Fits all 2001-2018 GM trucks equipped with Allison transmission
  • Fits all vehicles equipped with an Allison 1000, 2000 or 2400 series transmission
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Transmission Parts Direct 29537965 Allison 1000/2000/2400: Filter, Shallow Pan, 2WD & 4x4 (1999-2006)
  • Product Type:Auto Part
  • Item Package Dimension:10.9 cm L X 27.1 cm W X 27.9 cm H
  • Item Package Weight:0.403 kg
  • Country Of Origin: Taiwan, Province Of China
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Genuine Allison Filter Kit 2001-2010 - Internal Shallow Filter (29537965) AND External Spin On Filter (29539579)
  • Fits Light Duty trucks 2001-2010 5 & 6 speed Allison 1000 Transmissions with the factory shallow pans
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  • External Spin On Filter (29539579)
  • Does not include pan gasket as it is reusable many times over.
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  • Product Type:Auto Part
  • Item Package Dimension:8.0 cm L X 8.2 cm W X 8.3 cm H
  • Item Package Weight:0.357 kg
  • Country Of Origin: Taiwan, Province Of China
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  • Package Dimensions: 30.5 H x 14.5 L x 21.5 W (centimeters)
  • OEM Part Number: 29542824
  • Package Weight: 0.42 kilograms
  • Country of Origin : Taiwan
  • Item Dimensions: 10.5" x 7.25" x 5"
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3mirrors Allison Transmission Cooler Lines & Fittings Adapters Heavy Duty, Braided Hose Compatible with GM GMC Chevy LBZ LMM Allison Duramax Transmission Lines(2006-2010)
  • Suitable for 2006-2010 GM Chevy GMC with 6.6L LBZ LMM duramax diesel engine, only for allison transmission.‎
  • The CONTINUOUS SERVICE TEMPERATURE RANGE is -40 °F / 257 °F (-40 °C / 125 °C). 58 Bar / 840 PSI working pressure; 232 Bar / 3,360 PSI Min burst pressure.
  • Multi-layer protection, oil-resistant synthetic rubber on the inside of the tubing, a layer of anti-textile braid in the middle, and a durable synthetic rubber on the outside to protect the hose from wear.
  • Strong resistance to high pressure. After the oil is fully heated, Duramax will not exceed 300 psi at worst. This hose can withstand a working pressure of 840 psi and a burst pressure of 3360 psi. Far beyond our requirements.
  • With strong resistance to high temperature, the transmission of the driving vehicle will get warmer, and the temperature will be very high. Our hose temperature range is -40°F/257°F (-40°C/125°C). Usually high-pressure-resistant pipes cannot withstand high temperatures. Exceeding the temperature will lead to a sudden reduction in life.
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