Automotive recall

Transport Canada Recall - 2022649 - NOVA BUS

Brand(s)
Last updated

Summary

Product
Bus recalled by NOVA BUS
Issue
Vehicle - Steering
What to do

Please see corrective actions section below

Affected products

2020 | NOVA BUS | LFS, 2021 | NOVA BUS | LFS, 2021 | NOVA BUS | LFS ARTIC, 2022 | NOVA BUS | LFS, 2022 | NOVA BUS | LFS ARTIC

Issue

Issue:
On certain buses, the fasteners securing the steering gearbox mounting plate may loosen and possibly fall out. If this happens, the steering gearbox could move and cause a loss of steering control.

Safety Risk:
A loss of steering control could increase the risk of a crash.

Corrective Actions:
Nova Bus advises not to drive affected buses until a corrective measure is performed. Nova Bus will notify owners by mail and provide new steering gearbox mounting plate fasteners and instructions for how to replace them.

Additional information

Background

Visit Transport Canada’s Motor Vehicle Safety Recalls Database for the original recall.

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Automotive recall
Category
Vehicles - Bus
Published by
Transport Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-72287
Transport Canada ID
2022649