Nova Bus (Nova) is recalling certain model year 2012-2015 Nova LFS and LFS Artic transit buses manufactured from June 18, 2012, through October 19, 2015. The affected transit buses have destinations signs that may not be properly secured and, as a result, the sign may fall.
If an sign falls, there is an increased risk of injury to anyone under or standing near the sign.
Nova will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and secure the sign as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 29, 2016. Owners may contact Nova customer service at 1-450-472-6410. Nova’s recall number for this campaign is CR3539.
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
SAFETY DEFECT RECALL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT PDF: RCAK-16V412-5645
SAFETY DEFECT 573 RECALL REPORT PDF: RCLRPT-16V412-4525
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V412000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 914
Vehicle Make Model Model Year(s)
- NOVA BUS LFS 2012-2015
- NOVA BUS LFS ARTIC 2012-2015