Glaval Bus Frame Recall

Forest River, Inc. (Forest River) is recalling certain model year 2011-2016 Glaval Titan II Low Floor CNG transit buses manufactured December 30, 2014, to March 7, 2016. The affected buses may have frames that may crack


A cracked frame may reduce the driver’s ability to control the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.


Spartan will notify owners on behalf of Forest River, and Spartan dealers will weld any cracked frame as an interim fix. For the final remedy, the dealers will add reinforcements to both chassis rails, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 19, 2016. Owners may contact Spartan customer service at 1-800-543-4277. Forest River’s number for this recall is 37-07222016-0231.


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

Manufacturer: Forest River, Inc.

Report Receipt Date: JUL 26, 2016
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V558000
Component(s): STRUCTURE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 39

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