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D3 All American - Driver's Heater

It has been brought to our attention by one of our loyal Blue Bird customers that the D3 driver's heater may have been installed backwards on some buses, blowing heat toward the rear of the bus instead of toward the driver's area. The pictures below show the heater installed incorrectly.

Driver's Heater

Cold feet for the driver

Examine the driver's heater. If the vents are pointing toward the rear of the bus, the heater will need to be removed and reinstalled facing forward.

Driver's Heater

Some 2010 Blue Bird D3 All Americans

Special thanks to Ed Mikelski, Head Mechanic at Wauconda CUSD 118 in Wauconda, Illinois, for bringing this matter to our attention and providing the photographs.


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