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  NHTSA Recall 95V148000

NHTSA Campaign Id 95V148000; Date: Aug. 7, 1995

Prndl misalignment can cause the driver to be unawareof the gear position increasing the potential for a vehicle accident.

icon1 Recalled Vehicles:

1993 Thomas Citiliner 1994 Thomas Citiliner 1993 Thomas MVP 1994 Thomas MVP 1993 Thomas Saf-t-liner 1994 Thomas Saf-t-liner

Component: Power Train:automatic Transmission:gear Position Indication (prndl)

Manufactured by: Thomas Built Buses, Inc.

Affected Units:: 1,413

icon3 Recall Summary:

The automatic transmission will not shift into low gear due to a misalignment in the prndl indicator.

icon2 How to Fix:

Dealers will correct the misalignment of the automatic transmission.

icon4 Recall Notes:

System: powertrain; transmission; automatic; indicator; lever; gear. Vehicle description: rear engine chassis school and transit buses equipped with "morse" shifters. Note: owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time, should contact thomas built at 1-910-889-4871. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-800-424-9393.

Date Owners notified by Manufacturer: Oct 20, 1995

Also see:

All recalls of Thomas vehicles.

More recall documents on nhtsa.gov.