Blue Bird School Buses Recalled Due to Risk of Smoke, Fire
Blue Bird Body Company is recalling approximately 2,661 model year 2015-2016 Vision school buses manufactured between June 19, 2014 and December 11, 2014.
The voltage inverter for the illumination of the driver's heater control panel on the affected school buses may fail.
An inverter failure may produce smoke and increase the risk of a vehicle fire.
Blue Bird will notify owners of the recalled school buses, and local dealers will replace the inverter with an inverter from an alternate vendor. This service will be provided free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin on April 24, 2015. Owners may contact Blue Bird customer service at 1-478-822-2242 for further information.
Blue Bird's campaign ID number for this recall is R15YA-SB.