Recalls

Recalls Bulletins

Recall data for: 2007 FORD E450

NHTSA Campaign Number: 12V584000

Manufacturer Campaign Number:

Make: FORD

Model: E450

Year: 2007

Component:
EQUIPMENT

Manufacturers Involved: Creative Bus Sales, Inc.

Begin Date Of Manufacturing:

End Date Of Manufacturing:

Recall Type: V

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 227

Date Owner Notified By Manufacturer: 20121223

Recall Initiator: MFR

Manufacturer Responsible For Recall: Creative Bus Sales, Inc.

Date Report Received By ODI: 20121212

Date Added To File: 20121213

Regulation Part Number:

Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:

Defect Summary:
Creative Bus Sales, Inc is recalling certain model year 2006-2011 Chevrolet and GMC C5500, and Ford E450, and Econoline 350 vehicles equipped with Braun wheelchair lifts. Over time, or with frequent use, the roll stop latches on the outer barrier of the lifts may become bent or misaligned.

Consequence Summary:
A wheelchair occupant may defeat or ride over the insufficiently latched roll stop. If this occurs when the lift platform is in an elevated position, the wheelchair’s occupant could fall and sustain injury.

Corrective Action:
Braun is conducting this recall on behalf of Creative Bus Sales. Braun will notify owners, and dealers will repair the vehicles free of charge. The recall began on November 23, 2012. Owners may contact Creative Bus at 1-888-633-8380 or Braun at 1-800-488-0359.