Recall - BLUE BIRD ( 20V249000 )

Parking Brake Cable May Contact Fuel Line

A fuel leak increases the risk of a fire.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V249000 Manufacturer Blue Bird Body Company Components PARKING BRAKE, FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE Potential Number of Units Affected 352

Summary Blue Bird Body Company (Blue Bird) is recalling certain 2018-2021 Vision school buses equipped with Ford 6.8L gasoline engines with an optional right-hand mounted parking brake lever. Due to improper routing of the parking brake cables, the parking brake cable may contact and chafe the gasoline fuel line, potentially causing a fuel leak.

Remedy Blue Bird will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and secure the parking brake cable, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 29, 2020. Owners may contact Blue Bird customer service at 1-478-822-2242. Blue Bird's number for this recall is R20AQ-SB.