US NHTSA Recalls: Blue Bird Vision School Buses


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Monday, June 29, 2020, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of eighty four (84) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/cXy430qH5Ln

Direct link: https://www.nhtsa.gov/search/safety-issues#recall

Additional information:

Among the eighty four (84) recalls the NHTSA announced this June comes news of the following:

Logo - Blue Bird Body CompanyBlue Bird Body Company (“Blue Bird”), a Fort Valley, Georgia establishment, has recalled an estimated 1,471 model year 2019-2021 Blue Bird Vision School Buses powered by Compressed Natural Gas (“CNG”) or Liquefied Petroleum Gas (“LPG”). marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

Recall Category: Steering – Loose Drag Link Connection Bolts

NHTSA Safety Notification 20V356000 reports the Castle Nuts used to connect the Steering Drag Link to the Steering Arm may have not been correctly tightened, potentially causing separation of the Drag Link.

According to the NHTSA, if the Drag Link separates, loss of steering control my occur, increasing the risk of a crash, MVA or other impact event with consequential injury and/or life-changing results.

Blue Bird will notify registered owners, and will inspect the drag link assembly connection points, tightening them as necessary, free of charge. This recall is expected to begin August 12, 2020. Owners may contact Blue Bird Customer Service at 1-478-822-2242 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”). Blue Bird’s designation for this recall is R20AW-SB.

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 vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Blue Bird Body Company, please search for “Blue Bird” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Blue Bird Vision brand, please search for “Vision” 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: 20V356000
Recalls Direct RIN: 13191-2020
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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About the Recalls Direct service:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
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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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