US NHTSA Recalls: MCI J4500 & 102EL3/E4500 Coaches

US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Monday, March 4, 2019, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, had posted a total of six (6) tire, accessory or other related product recalls this month. Are yours listed?

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Among the six (6) recalls the NHTSA has announced recently, comes news of the following:

Logo - Motor Coach IndustriesMotor Coach Industries (“MCI”) has recalled an estimated 2,089 model year 2001-2015 J4500 and 1997-2013 102EL3/E4500 Coaches equipped with a hydraulic rear axle (tag axle) steering system. In the recalled Coaches, the axle’s alignment and low hydraulic pressure in the steering system may cause the steering system to lock, causing a loss of steering control at highway speeds.

According to the NHTSA, loss of steering control may increase the risk of a crash.

MCI will notify registered owners. The manufacturer has not yet finalized the recall remedy. The recall is expected to begin in March 2019. Owners may contact MCI customer service at 1-800-241-2947. MCI’s designation for this recall is SB 469.

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V027000
Recalls Direct RIN: 11187-2019
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