Appendix B: Typical Bus Components

The components listed below are examples of typical bus components. These lists are not meant to be exhaustive. Other components may be included in the Buy America calculation depending on the configuration of the buses.

 

Typical Components of Large Buses for the
Buy America Content Calculation

Air compressor and pneumatic systems Air conditioning compressor assemblies
Air conditioning evaporator/condenser assemblies
Aluminum extrusions
Aluminum, steel, or fiberglass exterior panels and interior trim
Designation sign assemblies
Door control systems
Drive shaft assemblies
Driver's seat assemblies
Engines
Entrance and exit door assemblies
Farebox
Floor coverings
Flooring
Front and rear air brake assemblies
Front and rear bumper assemblies
Front and rear end cap assemblies
Front axle assemblies
Front suspension assemblies
Generator/alternator and electrical systems
Heating systems
Interior lighting assemblies
Passenger seats
Radio
Rear axle assemblies
Rear suspension assemblies
Specialty steel (structural steel tubing, etc.)
Steering system assemblies
Transmissions
Wheelchair lifts and ramps
Wheelchair securement and tie-down devices
Window assemblies

 

Typical Components of Small Buses for the
Buy America Content Calculation

Air conditioning compressor assemblies
Air conditioning evaporator/condenser assemblies
Aluminum extrusions
Aluminum, steel, or fiberglass exterior panels and interior trim
Designation sign assemblies
Door control systems
Drive shaft assemblies
Driver's seat assemblies
Engines
Entrance and exit door assemblies
Farebox
Floor coverings
Flooring
Front and rear air brake assemblies
Front and rear bumper assemblies
Front and rear end cap assemblies
Front axle assemblies
Front suspension assemblies
Generator/alternator and electrical systems
Heating systems
Interior lighting assemblies
Passenger seats
Pneumatic systems
Radio
Rear axle assemblies
Rear suspension assemblies
Specialty steel (structural steel tubing, etc.)
Steering system assemblies
Transmissions
Wheelchair lifts and ramps
Wheelchair securement and tie-down devices
Window assemblies