Goshen Coach Emerald



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Goshen Coach Emerald 2003 recalls
CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
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04V563000VERITRANS SPECIALTY VEHICLES, INC.from 12/29/2002 to 11/02/2004V (Vehicle)4301/24/2005OVSCVERITRANS SPECIALTY VEHICLES, INC.11/23/200411/26/2004571217
Defect SummaryCertain transit buses fail to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 217, bus emergency exits and window retention and release. the high-back seating partially blocks the rear emergency exit window.
Consequence SummaryA window may not open after applying the required forces allowing a person to escape in the event of an emergency, increasing the risk of injuuries.
Corrective SummaryDealers will have the rear emergency exit window replaced with a solid rear window, and will have an emergency exit roof hatch installed in the roof of the bus to meet safety standard. the recall began january 24, 2005. owners should contact vsv goshen at 574-206-7025.
NotesCustomers can also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).