1981 BROUGHAM BROUGHAM Recall Title: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
1981 BROUGHAM BROUGHAM Recall Date: 1980-12-08
1981 BROUGHAM BROUGHAM NHTSA Recall Campaign Number: 80V159000
1981 BROUGHAM BROUGHAM Recall Manufacturer: BROUGHAM INDUSTRIES, INC.
1981 BROUGHAM BROUGHAM Recall Component(s): EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
1981 BROUGHAM BROUGHAM Recall - Potential Number of Units Affected: 220
1981 BROUGHAM BROUGHAM Recall Overview: THE INVOLVED VEHICLES HAVE THE EMERGENCY EXITS LABELED EXIT INSTEAD OF EMERGENCY EXIT AND THE EMERGENCY EXIT RELEASE MECHANISMS ARE NOT LABELED WITH THE REQUIRED OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS. ALSO, THE TIRE DIAMETER, LOAD RANGE AND RIM WIDTH ARE NOT SHOWN ON THE FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD CERTIFICATION LABEL. AS A RESULT, THE INVOLVED VEHICLES DO NOT CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 217, BUS WINDOW RETENTION AND RELEASE, AND NO. 120, TIRE SELECTION AND RIMS FOR MOTOR VEHICLES OTHER THAN PASSENGER CARS.
Just What Is a Car Recall? Car Safety Recall Definition - A safety recall is an automotive manufacturer's way of notifying vehicle customers that their product has a flaw. The automobile problem is serious enough that if you do not correct the flaw your and/or your passengers' safety could be at risk. Generally recalls are initiated by the US Government, but sometimes individual car manufacturers will pre-emptively initiate a recall.
Where Do I Find My VIN (Vehicle Identification Number)? Look on the lower left of your car’s windshield for your 17-digit Vehicle Identification Number (VIN). Your VIN is also located on your car’s registration card, and it may be shown on your insurance card.
Auto Tip - How Do I Find Out If My Vehicle Has A Recall? ==> An easy way to determine if you have an active car recall is to just enter your VIN number at the top of this page and CarFax will report if there are any issues at all with your vehicle. The CarFax Report image looks like this:
1981 BROUGHAM BROUGHAM Recall Notes: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: BUSES.SYSTEM: EQUIPMENT; CERTIFICATION LABELS.CONSEQUENCES OF DEFECT: IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY REQUIRING RAPID EVACUATIONOF THE VEHICLE, LACK OF OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS AND IMPROPER DESIGNATION OF THEEMERGENCY EXIT COULD CAUSE CONFUSION AND INJURY TO PASSENGERS.