Daimler Coaches North America – Roof Hatch Handle May Break/FMVSS 217

Daimler Coaches North America (Daimler Coaches) is recalling certain 2022-2024 Mercedes Benz Tourrider Business and Tourrider Premium vehicles. The roof hatch handle may break. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 217, “Bus Emergency Exits and Window Retention and Release.”

Report Received Date 02/26/2024
NHTSA ID 24V151000
Consequence Summary A broken handle could prevent or delay occupants from exiting the vehicle during an emergencyeasing the risk of injury.
Corrective Action Dealers will replace the handle, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed April 19, 2024. Owners may contact Daimler Coaches customer service at 1-416-624-3558. Daimler Coaches number for this recall is 83.10T24281A.
Recall Code 83.10T24281A
Potentially Affected 117
Fire Risk When Parked No
Do Not Drive No
Recall Link Go to Recall (https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=24V151000)