NHTSA Campaign Id 96V164000; Date: Sep. 5, 1996
If an item worn by a child were to catch on this area, and the driver were to close the door and put the vehicle in motion, this can result in serious injury or death.
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Manufactured by: Thomas Built Buses, Inc.
Affected Units:: 2,117
An item worn by a child, such as a long drawstring, sash, or backpack/bookbag accessory, can become caught on the fateners that secure the handrail support to the handrail.
The existing 1" bolts that secure the handrail support will be replaced with 1/2" bolts.
Owner notification:owner notification is expected to begin duringnote: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: Dec 2, 1996Also see: