2021-2022 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2, Saf-T-Liner EFX, & Saf-T-Liner HDX School Buses FL884 Steering Arm and Tie Rod Bolts May Fracture

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April 12, 2021 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 21V255000

Steering Arm and Tie Rod Bolts May Fracture

A fractured bolt may cause a loss of steering, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V255

Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America, LLC

Components STEERING

Potential Number of Units Affected 1,738

 

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America, LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2021-2022 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2, Saf-T-Liner EFX, and Saf-T-Liner HDX school buses. The steering arm and tie rod bolts may have a defective seam that can fracture.

 

Remedy

DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the tie rod arm bolts and steering arm, free of charge. The recall began on June 10, 2021. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA’s number for this recall is FL-884.

 

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.safercar.gov.

 

Check for Daimler Trucks North America Recalls

 


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6 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 2021-2022
THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER EFX 2021-2022
THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER HDX 2021-2022

 


14 Associated Documents

Recall Quarterly Report #1, 2021-2

RCLQRT-21V255-8804.PDF 211.151KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)

RCMN-21V255-0843.pdf 291.139KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)

RCMN-21V255-2920.pdf 387.435KB

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ISSUED Owner Notification Letter(Part 577)

RCONL-21V255-5666.pdf 345.012KB

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Miscellaneous Document- Amended Defect Information Report

RMISC-21V255-8172.pdf 805.965KB

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Recall 573 Report – Amendment 1

RCLRPT-21V255-9768.PDF 213.909KB

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Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-21V255-8211.pdf 645.843KB

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Miscellaneous Document- Defect Information Report

RMISC-21V255-9330.pdf 804.445KB

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Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-21V255-7046.PDF 213.889KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)

RCMN-21V255-4988.pdf 317.708KB

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ISSUED Owner Notification Letter(Part 577)

RCONL-21V255-3843.pdf 324.061KB

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Recall Quarterly Report #2, 2021-3

RCLQRT-21V255-8648.PDF 211.262KB

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Miscellaneous Document- Amended Defect Information Report

RMISC-21V255-8183.pdf 822.181KB

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Recall 573 Report- Amendment 2

RCLRPT-21V255-9630.PDF 214.011KB

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Latest Recalls Documents

For the Latest and Most Recent Recalls Information Visit the link below…

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=21V255&docType=RCL

 


 

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