Recalls for THOMAS BUILT BUSES

2019 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER
11/02/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America, LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Thomas Built school buses Saf-T-Liner C2, Saf-T-Liner HDX and Saf-T-Liner EFX school buses. The brake caliper mounting bolts may have been insufficiently tightened.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V702000
2019 THOMAS BUILT BUSES MINOTOUR - STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR/WINDOW:EMERGENCY EXIT
10/27/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2016-2019 Thomas Built Buses Minotour school buses with 36" or 39" wide seats. The rear emergency exit door may not open wide enough to meet the unobstructed emergency egress area requirements. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 217, "Bus Emergency Exits and Window Retention and Release."

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V698000
2019 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - SEATS
09/22/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 school buses, equipped with S3B 45" Restraint School Bus Seats. In the event of a crash, the seat's foot may pull through the bolted joint at the bus floor. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 210, "Seat Belt Assembly Anchorages."

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V561000
2019 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE
09/18/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2015-2019 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 and Saf-T-Liner HDX school buses, equipped with certain S-Series and K-Series Titanium Wheelchair Lifts, models K200, K201, K550, K551, S200, S2201, S550 and S551. 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.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V560000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER EFX - SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:CHECK VALVE
07/18/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner EFX transit buses. The check valve for the air brake system may not be plumbed correctly which can cause the primary air system to not be isolated from the secondary air system.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V410000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER EFX - SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:CHECK VALVE
07/18/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner EFX school buses. The check valve for the air brake system may not be plumbed correctly which can cause the primary air system to not be isolated from the secondary air system.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V409000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY:CABLES
07/06/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America, LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2018 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 transit buses equipped with two 8D batteries. The battery power cable may not have adequate clearance between the cable and battery hold down bracket. As a result, the cable can rub against the bracket damaging the cable.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V378000
2019 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER
06/15/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2, Saf-T-Liner EFX and Saf-T-Liner HDX school buses equipped with air disc brakes. The brake caliper mounting bolts on these vehicles may be insufficiently tightened, allowing the bolts to loosen.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V352000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES MINOTOUR - EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE
06/01/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2002-2018 Thomas Built Buses Minotour school buses built on a Ford chassis and equipped with an optional wheelchair lift. The wheelchair lift may be allowed to operate when the vehicle is in neutral or drive, due to missing relay in the interlock wiring harness.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V301000
2006 THOMAS BUILT BUSES MINOTOUR - EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE
06/01/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2003-2006 Thomas Built Buses Minotour transit buses built on a Ford chassis and equipped with an optional wheelchair lift. The wheelchair lift may be allowed to operate when the vehicle is in neutral or drive, due to missing relay in the interlock wiring harness.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V330000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES MINOTOUR - SEATS
05/15/2018 Vehicle Recall

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 S3B Restraint Wall Mounted Seats. The wall mounting bracket may crack, causing the seat to not remain secured in place in the event of a crash.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V253000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES MINOTOUR - SEATS
05/05/2018 Vehicle Recall

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

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V254000
2019 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY:CABLES
05/04/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 transit buses equipped with 2 8D batteries. The battery power cable may have inadequate clearance between the cable and the battery hold down bracket when the battery tray is pulled out for service, causing the cable to rub against the bracket.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V250000
2019 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
04/03/2018 Vehicle Recall

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.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V190000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES MINOTOUR - SEATS
04/03/2018 Vehicle Recall

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.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V192000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES MINOTOUR - SEATS
04/03/2018 Vehicle Recall

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.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V193000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES MINOTOUR - EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE
03/20/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2007-2018 Thomas Built Buses Minotour school buses built on GM chassis and equipped with wheelchair lifts. The wheelchair lift may be operated while the vehicle is in Neutral or Drive.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V157000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES MINOTOUR - EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE
03/20/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2007-2018 Thomas Built Buses Minotour transit buses built on GM chassis and equipped with wheelchair lifts. The wheelchair lift may be operated while the vehicle is in Neutral or Drive.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V158000
2017 THOMAS BUILT BUSES FS-65 - EQUIPMENT
02/09/2018 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2002-2017 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2, Saf-T-Liner HDX, FS65, and Minotour school buses, equipped with Kidde Plastic-Handle or Push Button 'Pindicator' Fire Extinguishers. These extinguishers may become clogged, preventing the extinguisher from discharging as expected or requiring excessive force to activate the extinguisher. Additionally, in certain models, the nozzle may detach from the valve assembly with enough force that it could cause injury and also render the product inoperable. For a full list of the affected fire extinguisher models visit: https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RMISC-17E062-5427.pdf

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    18V083000
2019 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER
12/20/2017 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 school buses. The brake caliper mounting bolts on these vehicles may not been properly tightened, potentially resulting in the caliper detaching.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    17V760000
2017 THOMAS BUILT BUSES MINOTOUR - SEAT BELTS
12/09/2017 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2016-2017 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2, Saf-T-Liner EFX, Saf-T-Liner HDX, and Minotour SRW school buses, equipped with IMMI-brand 3-point lap and shoulder belts. Under load, the seat belt buckle mount rod can fracture. As such, these seats fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 210, "Seat Belt Assembly Anchorages."

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    17V729000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
11/16/2017 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2012-2018 Thomas Built Bus Saf-T-Liner C2 school buses. The affected vehicles are propane-powered and have propane fuel lines that may contact the transmission yoke, possibly causing a propane leak.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    17V665000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - SEATS
10/06/2017 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2014-2018 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner HDX and Saf-T-Liner C2 school buses. A reinforcement bracket may be missing from the seats that have 3-point seat belts.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    17V587000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - SEATS
10/06/2017 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2014-2018 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner HDX and Saf-T-Liner C2 transit buses. A reinforcement bracket may be missing from the seats that have 3-point seat belts.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    17V589000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - EQUIPMENT
08/04/2017 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2005-2018 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 transit buses. In the event of a crash, the wheelchair pocket track anchorage may not adequately secure a the wheelchair.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    17V454000
2018 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - EQUIPMENT
08/04/2017 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2005-2018 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 school buses. In the event of a crash, the wheelchair pocket track anchorage may not adequately secure a the wheelchair.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    17V453000
2017 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER | FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLING/CHARGING
09/24/2016 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America, LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain model year 2017 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 school buses manufactured April 30, 2016, to July 29, 2016 and equipped with a compressed natural gas (CNG) engine. During a fast fuel fill, an internal seal on a filling valve may dislodge allowing fuel to leak after the tank has been filled.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    16V657000
2015 THOMAS BUILT BUSES MINOTOUR - FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:MOUNTING
07/30/2015 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 Thomas Built Buses Minotour non-school buses manufactured April 2, 2012, to October 3, 2014 and built on a GM or Ford Chassis with a gasoline engine. In the affected buses, the fastener that secures the fuel tank strap may be loose.

  • Company:
    THOMAS BUILT BUSES
  • Recall Number
    14V759000
2015 FREIGHTLINER 114SD - ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
03/11/2014 Vehicle Recall

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (Daimler) is recalling certain model year 2008-2015 Freightliner 114SD, Cascadia, M2 Business Class, Sterling LT8500, and Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner HDX vehicles manufactured February 19, 2008, through February 11, 2014, and equipped with Cummins Westport Model ISL G and Cummins Westport Model ISX12 G engines. Condensation in the intake manifold may freeze during cold weather conditions and interfere with the proper operation of the intake manifold pressure sensor.

  • Company:
    Thomas Built Buses
  • Recall Number
    14V080000