FL-764 – Valve Stem may get Damaged and Lose Air – 2018-2019 Freightliner XCS Motorhome

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V194
Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Components TIRES
Potential Number of Units Affected 82

 

Valve Stem may get Damaged and Lose Air

Valve stem damage can result in loss of air pressure in the inner tire, causing an overload of the outer tire and increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Freightliner Custom Chassis (FCCC) XCS motorhome chassis equipped with wheels that have Freightliner-logo shaped holes. These wheels have a valve stem stabilizer that may dislodge and damage the valve stem.

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Seats may Come Loose in a Crash – 2014-2018 Thomas Built Buses Minotour Transit Buses

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V193
Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Components SEATS
Potential Number of Units Affected 6

 

Seats may Come Loose in a Crash

In the event of a crash, if the seat does not remain secured to the wall, the occupant has an increased risk of an injury.

 

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2014-2018 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2, Saf-T-Liner HDX, Saf-T-Liner EFX, and Minotour transit buses, equipped with certain Syntec-brand S3B, Non-Restraint, Wall Mounted Seats. The wall mounting bracket may crack, which may cause the seat to not remain secured in place in the event of a crash.

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Seats may Come Loose in a Crash – 2014-2018 Thomas Built Buses School Buses

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V192
Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Components SEATS
Potential Number of Units Affected 6,606

 

Seats may Come Loose in a Crash

In the event of a crash, if the seat does not remain secured to the wall, the occupant has an increased risk of an injury.

 

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2014-2018 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2, Saf-T-Liner HDX, Saf-T-Liner EFX, and Minotour school buses, equipped with certain Syntec-brand S3B, Non-Restraint, Wall Mounted Seats. The wall mounting bracket may crack, which may cause the seat to not remain secured in place in the event of a crash.

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Power Stud may Electrically Arc to Bulkhead – 2017-2019 Western Star Trucks

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V191
Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected 7,128

 

Power Stud may Electrically Arc to Bulkhead

An electrical arc can increase the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Western Star 4700, 4900, 5700, and 6900 trucks. The affected trucks have a power stud that passes through the bulkhead. In certain circumstances the power stud may contact the bulkhead and result in an electrical arc.

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Propane Line May Chafe and Leak – 2014-2019 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 School Buses

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V190
Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Components FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER
Potential Number of Units Affected 957

 

Propane Line May Chafe and Leak

A propane leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2014-2019 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 school buses equipped with propane engines. The propane fuel line may contact the j-hook body support bracket that could cause chafing resulting in a propane leak.

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