2020 THOMAS BUILT BUSES SAF-T-LINER C2 - POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER
Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2017-2020 Saf-T-Liner C2 school buses equipped with Detroit DD5
engines and Allison transmissions. The Flex-Plate/Torque Converter fasteners may have been insufficiently tightened.
HazardThe loose bolts may lead a disabled school bus and result in a school bus evacuation procedure in an uncontrolled traffic situation, increasing the risk of an injury.
Consumer ActionDTNA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and tighten the fasteners, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 25, 2019. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-828.