Recalls for AMERITRANS

2016 AMERITRANS E225 - EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE
04/03/2019 Vehicle Recall

Ameritrans Bus, Inc. (Ameritrans) is recalling one 2016 E225 vehicle equipped with a Ricon Wheelchair lift. The wheelchair lift positioning input cam may fail while the lift is in use, allowing the platform to travel higher than the vehicle's floor height. As such, this vehicle fails to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 403, "Platform Lift Systems."

  • Company:
    AMERITRANS
  • Recall Number
    19V158000
2016 AMERITRANS 5500 - EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
07/29/2016 Vehicle Recall

Ameritrans Bus, Inc. (Ameritrans) is recalling certain model year 2012-2016 shuttle buses manufactured August 1, 2012, to June 24, 2016, built on Ford E-350, E-450, and F-550 chassis, Dodge 5500 chassis, and Freightliner M2 chassis. These vehicles may be equipped with Tire and Loading Placards that are not applicable to vehicles weighing more than 10,000 pounds. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 110, "Tire Selection and Rims."

  • Company:
    Ameritrans
  • Recall Number
    16V497000
2016 AMERITRANS 285 - EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
06/23/2016 Vehicle Recall

Ameritrans Bus, Inc. (Ameritrans) is recalling certain model year 2012-2016 285 shuttle buses manufactured from August 1, 2012, through May 13, 2016 and built on Ford E-450 chassis. The certification labels may have an inaccurate gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR). As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, "Certification."

  • Company:
    Ameritrans
  • Recall Number
    16V328000
2014 AMERITRANS 200 - EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE
01/01/2016 Vehicle Recall

Ameritrans Bus, Inc. (Ameritrans) is recalling certain model year 2012-2014 CTV, 225, 200, 245, 285, 375, and 395 vehicles manufactured August 1, 2012, to July 10, 2014, equipped with certain model S2005, S2010, S5005, S5010, S5505, and S5510 wheelchair lifts manufactured by the Ricon Corporation. The affected lifts are equipped with folding link arms that may have pivot holes that are too big, allowing the bearings to move out of position.

  • Company:
    Ameritrans
  • Recall Number
    15V827000
2015 AMERITRANS 225 - BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM
08/27/2015 Vehicle Recall

Ameritrans Bus, Inc. (Ameritrans) is recalling certain model year 2015 225 vehicles manufactured on a Ford E-350 chassis from February 1, 2015, through March 31, 2015. The affected vehicles are equipped with a back up camera system which may display images from the camera in reverse.

  • Company:
    Ameritrans
  • Recall Number
    15V488000
2014 AMERITRANS F330 - SUSPENSION
12/18/2014 Vehicle Recall

Ameritrans Bus, Inc. (Ameritrans) is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 F330 transit buses built on F550 chassis manufactured May 23, 2013, to March 19, 2014 and 2013 R330 transit buses built on Ram 5500 chassis manufactured September 1, 2014, to October 31, 2014. The affected vehicles are equipped with LiquidSpring-brand aftermarket suspension kits. The mounting bracket that attaches the suspension fluid tank to the frame may fail, allowing the fluid tank to separate from the vehicle.

  • Company:
    Ameritrans
  • Recall Number
    14V786000