Collins Dh516wr Recalls
There has been 1 recall on Dh516wr vehicles in recent years. The latest, dated 2015-11-05 and published by the NHTSA on 2015-11-26, was due to a problem with the equipment adaptive. Approximately 2504 vehicles were involved. Since 2006, Dh516wr's have experienced approximately 2 recall(s) . See a list of recalls for your model year below.
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Detailed Recall Information for Collins Dh516wr
|2015-11-05||(Published by NHTSA on 2015-11-26)|
|Recall Summary:||Collins Bus Corporation (Collins) is recalling certain model year 2006-2014 Collins and Mid Bus DE416WR, DH416WR, and DH516WR school buses manufactured January 1, 2006, to August 25, 2014, and equipped with certain model S2005, S2010, S5005, S5010, S5505, and S5510 wheelchair lifts by Ricon. The affected lifts are equipped with folding link arms that may have pivot holes that are too big, allowing the bearings to move out of position.|
|Hazard:||If the bearings move out of position, the stowed platform may have excessive movement resulting in failure of the platform mounting. This failure could cause the wheel chair lift platform to fall out of the vehicle when the doors are opened, increasing the risk of injury for the lift operator.|
|Remedy:||Collins will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the link arms for damage or for displaced bearings. The platform will be inspected for cracks. Any damaged parts will be replaced, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in November 2015. Owners may contact Collins customer service at 1-800-533-1850, or Ricon Customer Service at 1-800-322-2884. Note: These buses and wheelchair lifts were subject to a similar recall in 2014. All vehicles that received that recall remedy are still affected by this recall as well.|
|2014-07-24||(Published by NHTSA on 2014-07-24)|
|Recall Summary:||Collins Bus Corporation (Collins) is recalling certain model year 2012-2014 DH500, DH516, DH516WR, DE500, and DE516WR school buses manufactured May 18, 2012, to May 30, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the propane fuel line may rub on the third body mount bolt on the left rear of the frame rail possibly resulting in damage to the propane fuel line.|
|Hazard:||Damage to the fuel line may cause a propane leak which may result in a vehicle stall, increasing the risk of a crash. Additionally, a propane leak in the presence of an ignition source may result in a fire.|
|Remedy:||Collins will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and relocate the propane fuel line, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in Spetember 2014. Owners may contact Collins customer service at 1-800-533-1850.|
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