Blue Bird is recalling more than 2,500 All American school buses and some transit buses to fix a problem that could make steering more difficult.
The company also is recalling a smaller number of school buses that may be prone to a propane fuel leak, according to paperwork filed with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
The school bus maker said it has received no injury or accident reports tied to any of these recalls.
Blue Bird Corp. said the steering problem can develop on some buses made between 2011 and last May if a steering shaft clamp comes into contact with a rubber close-out boot on the floor. It also is recalling more than 400 transit buses to fix the same problem.
The company has been monitoring the issue since last September, when it received its first report of the clamp contacting the boot. The company decided to conduct the recall last month after determining that the increased steering effort required in this situation could lead to an accident.
Blue Bird representatives did not immediately return calls from The Associated Press seeking comment on Friday.
The company also is recalling 388 Vision school buses made in 2012 or 2013 to address the possible fuel leak, which could lead to a fire. It said in a report to the NHTSA that this can happen in "severe environments" when an aluminum fuel line fitting corrodes where it meets a brass supply valve housing on the fuel take.
The propane fuel systems are made by Roush Clean Tech LLC, and the aluminum fuel line fitting will be replaced by a stainless steel version.
Angie's List: Is your chimney holiday ready?
For many families, gathering around a crackling fireplace is a holiday tradition, but you need to take the proper precautions.
Airlines play the Grinch with new add-on fees
John Matarese has a caution for holiday travelers.
How to read a car repair estimate
Here's how to read a car repair estimate.
ShopSmart: Pet food, grooming, toy deals
Pets are part of your family and we wouldn't want to forget them during the holidays, would we?
Simple Steals: Speakerphone simplicity & laptop
For only $42, would you like to simplify the way you manage your calls at home or at the office? We have the perfect steal just for you!
Couple wins $1M suit over relentless robocalls
A Florida couple has been awarded more than $1 million after suing Bank of America for calling them approximately 700 times in four years.