US NHTSA Recalls: Micro Bird T-Series School Buses


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Saturday, January 11, 2020, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of twenty four (24) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Direct link: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchCurrentMonthRecall

Additional information:

Among the twenty four (24) recalls the NHTSA announced this month comes news of the following:

Logo - Blue BirdCorp. Micro Bird Inc. (“Micro Bird”), a Fort Valley, Georgia establishment and a subsidiary of Blue Bird, has recalled an estimated 1,863 model year certain 2015-2019 T-Series School Buses marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

NHTSA Safety Notification 20V005000 reports that the 150 Ampere circuit breaker located under the driver’s seat of the recalled School Buses may be oversized and may not open fast enough to power off the electrical panel supply, which can lead to overheating of the wires.

According to the NHTSA, if the wires overheat, there is an increased risk of a fire.

Micro Bird will notify registered owners and dealers will replace the breaker, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 31, 2020. Owners may contact Micro Bird customer service at 1-819-477-2012 during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time Monday to Friday. Micro Bird’s designation for this recall is 19-083-BUS.

You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Micro Bird, please search for “Micro Bird” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the T-Series School brand, please search for “T-Series” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fire hazards, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V005000
Recalls Direct RIN: 12519-2020
Want to read more about this recall?
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe vehicle you purchased in the United States to the NHTSA [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/VehicleComplaint/
Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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