MultiPurpose

Recalls - 1991 CHANCE RT-52

What is a recall? The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, generally in cooperation with the vehicle manufacturer, issues recalls when a motor vehicle or item of motor vehicle equipment (including tires) does not comply with a Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard or when there is a safety-related defect in the vehicle or equipment. Work dictated by a recall is generally completed at no charge to the vehicle owner, regardless of whether you are the first owner or a subsequent owner. Please contact your service facilities for additional details and to confirm that this recall is relevant to your particular vehicle.

Component Description

STEERING:COLUMN

Recall Number

92V110000

Manufacturer Recall Number

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Number of Vehicles Affected

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Manufactured From

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Manufactured To

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Defect Description

THE WELDS ON A BRACKET WHICH ATTACHES THE TILT- TELESCOPING STEERING COLUMN TO THE FIREWALL UNDER THE DASH ARE DEFECTIVE AND COULD FAIL.

Defect Consequence

FAILURE OF THE ATTACHMENT BRACKET CAN RESULT IN A LOSSOF STEERING CONTROL AND A POSSIBLE VEHICLE ACCIDENT.

Defect Corrective Action

A NEW, IMPROVED BRACKET WILL BE INSTALLED ON ALL AFFECTED UNITS.

Notes

SYSTEM: STEERING.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: TRANSIT COACHES AND STREETCAR REPLICAS.


Component Description

STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:PUMP

Recall Number

92V068000

Manufacturer Recall Number

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Number of Vehicles Affected

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Manufactured From

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Manufactured To

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Defect Description

THE POWER STEERING PUMP IS IMPROPERLY CALIBRATED AND HAS INSUFFICIENT POWER STEERING FLUID FLOW FOR THE OPERATION OF THE STEERING SYSTEM.

Defect Consequence

INSUFFICIENT FLUID FLOW TO THE STEERING SYSTEM CAN RESULTIN INCREASED STEERING EFFORT, LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL, AND A POSSIBLE ACCIDENT.

Defect Corrective Action

CORRECT THE CALIBRATION OF THE POWER STEERING PUMP.

Notes

SYSTEM: STEERING.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: TRANSIT COACH UNDER 30 FEET IN LENGTH.NOTE: THIS SITUATION WAS REMEDIED BY CHANCE COACH IN JULY 1991.


Component Description

EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Recall Number

94V245000

Manufacturer Recall Number

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Number of Vehicles Affected

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Manufactured From

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Manufactured To

Not Available (Please See Notes)

Defect Description

THE REAR LIGHTS DID NOT HAVE REFLECTIVE DEVICES INSTALLED. THIS DOES NOT COMPLY WITH FMVSS NO. 108, "LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT."

Defect Consequence

Defect Corrective Action

ADDITIONAL REAR RED REFLECTIVE DEVICES WILL BE INSTALLED.

Notes

SYSTEM: LIGHTING; REFLECTIVE DEVICES.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: BUSES UNDER 30' IN LENGTH.CONSEQUENCE OF NONCOMPLIANCE: FOLLOWING VEHICLES WOULD HAVE INSUFFICIENTLIGHT REFLECTING FROM BUSES.NOTE: IF THE VEHICLE IS PRESENTED TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPONSERVICE DATE AND THE REMEDY IS NOT PROVIDED FREE OF CHARGE WITHIN A REASONABLETIME, PLEASE CONTACT CHANCE COACH AT 1-316-942-7411. ALSO CONTACT THENATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT1-800-424-9393.


Free Trial

Register for your fully-functional free trial of Ownersite today. No credit card is required and there is absolutely no obligation.