2002 OPTIMA AH-28 Recall - Recall ID 58783

2002 OPTIMA AH-28 Recall

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NHTSA Campaign Number: 05V110000 
Vehicle/Equipment Make: OPTIMA 
Vehicle/Eqipment Model: AH-28 
Model Year: 2002 
Mfg Campaign Number:  
Mfg Component Desc: FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL 
Mfg Involved in Recall: OPTIMA BUS CORP 
Manufacture Dates: 05-14-98 through 02-10-03 
Type of Report: (V) Vehicle 
Potential # of Units Affected: 417 
Date Owner Notified by Mfg:  
Recall Initiated By: ODI 
Mfg Responsible for Recall: OPTIMA BUS CORP 
Report Recieved Date: 03-24-05 
Record Creation Date: 03-24-05 
Regulation Part Number:  
FMVSS Number:  
Defect Summary: ON TROLLEYS AND TRANSIT COACHES EQUIPPED WITH CUMMINS ISB DIESEL ENGINES, THE FUEL LIFT PUMP COULD FAIL IN A MANNER WHICH RESULTS IN ENGINE FUEL STARVATION, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A STALL CONDITION. POTENTIAL LIFT PUMP FAILURE MODES INCLUDE: BRUSH WEAR OUT, BUSHING FAILURE, ROTOR TAB INSERT FAILURE, OR ANY OTHER FAILURE MODE THAT WOULD CAUSE THE FUEL PUMPING ELEMENT TO STOP SPINNING. 
Consequence Summary: IF THE FUEL LIFT PUMP PUMPING ELEMENT STOPS SPINNING AND THE FUEL PUMPING VANES STOP IN A LOCATION WHICH BLOCKS FUEL FLOW THROUGH THE LIFT PUMP, THE ENGINE WILL BE STARVED OF FUEL. FUEL STARVATION COULD CAUSE LOW ENGINE POWER, ENGINE MISFIRE, OR ENGINE STALL. PRIOR TO THE ENGINE STALLING, THE OPERATOR COULD EXPERIENCE LOW ENGINE POWER, ENGINE MISFIRE, AND/OR DASH-MOUNTED FAULT LAMP ILLUMINATION. 
Corrective Summary: CUMMINS IS CONDUCTING THE OWNER NOTIFICATION AND REMEDY FOR THIS CAMPAIGN. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CUMMINS AT 1-800-343-7357 OR OPTIMA AT 316-779-7700. 
Notes: CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV. 
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2002 OPTIMA AH-28 Recall - Recall ID 58783 for OPTIMA AH-28 FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

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