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post #21 of 68 (permalink) Old 06-19-2018, 12:04 PM Thread Starter
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May 29, 2018 NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V351000
Front Brake Hose may Chafe


Front brake hose chafing may causing air loss, possibly reducing braking effectiveness and increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V351000

Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Components SERVICE BRAKES, AIR

Potential Number of Units Affected 581

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2012-2019 Western Star 4900 trucks built with Lowmax hoods and disc brakes. There may be insufficient clearance between the front brake hose and the hood resulting in the brake hose being chafed.

Remedy

DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front axle brake hose, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 27, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-773.

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May 29, 2018 NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V352000
Improperly Torqued Brake Caliper Mounting Bolts


If the brake caliper mounting bolts come loose, braking performance may be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V352000

Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Potential Number of Units Affected 5,153

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2, Saf-T-Liner EFX and Saf-T-Liner HDX school buses equipped with air disc brakes. The brake caliper mounting bolts on these vehicles may be insufficiently tightened, allowing the bolts to loosen.

Remedy


DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the brake caliper mounting bolts and tighten them as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 27, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-772.

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May 29, 2018 NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V353000
Improperly Torqued Caliper Mounting Bolts


If the brake caliper mounting bolts loosen, braking performance may be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V353000

Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Potential Number of Units Affected 14,925

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Freightliner M2 Business Class, 108SD, 114SD and Cascadia trucks, Western Star 4700, 4900, and 5700 trucks, FCCC S2C 106 Cab, S2G Cab, XBR, XBS, XCL, XCM, XCP, XCR, and XCS chassis equipped with air disc brakes. The brake caliper mounting bolts on these vehicles may be insufficiently tightened, allowing the bolts to loosen.

Remedy


DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the brake caliper mounting bolts and tighten them as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 27, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-772.

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June 29, 2018 NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V442000
Suspension Mounting Bolts may Loosen


If the mounting bolts loosen, the track bars that maintain the positioning of the rear axle may detach, affecting the vehicle's handling and stability and increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V442000

Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Components SUSPENSION

Potential Number of Units Affected 512

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2015-2018 Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation (FCCC) XCL Chassis equipped with V-Ride suspension. The suspension mounting bolts may have been insufficiently tightened, which can result in the bolts loosening.

Remedy

DTNA will notify owners, and DTNA authorized service facilities will inspect and correct the tightness of the mounting bolts, if necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 27, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-776.

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July 18, 2018 NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V479000
Tire Cords may be Visible


Tires with visible cords through the innerliner may have a sudden loss of air, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V479000

Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Components TIRES

Potential Number of Units Affected 425

Summary


Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2019 Freightliner Cascadia vehicles, equipped with certain Continental Hybrid HS3 tires, size 11R22.5 Load Range G. The tire cords may be visible through the innerliner.

Remedy


DTNA will notify owners, and Continental authorized service facilities will inspect and replace the tires, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 15, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712, or Continental customer service at 1-888-799-2168. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-779.

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July 18, 2018 NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V478000
Cords Visible Through Tire Innerliner


Tires that have cords visible through the innerliner can have sudden air loss, causing a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V478000

Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Components TIRES

Potential Number of Units Affected 10

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America, LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2019 Freightliner Cascadia trucks, equipped with certain Continental Coach HA3 tires, size 315/80R22.5 157/154 L. The cords on these tires may be visible through the innerliner.

Remedy

DTNA will notify owners, and Continental authorized service facilities will inspect and replace the tires, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 15, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712, or Continental customer service at 1-888-799-2168. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-778.

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July 31, 2018 NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V503000
Tie-Rod Separation Due to Vibration


A tie-rod failure would cause a disconnect between the front wheels, resulting in a loss of steering ability, thereby increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V503000

Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Components STEERING

Potential Number of Units Affected 1,256

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America, LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2012-2015 Freightliner Cascadia, Coronado, Business Class M2, 114SD, and Western Star 4900 trucks. In certain front axle, brake lining, and brake spider combinations, braking may cause high vibrations, resulting in early failure of the tie-rod tube.

Remedy

DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the brake linings, brake spider, and tie-rod, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 24, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL782.

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August 8, 2018 NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V522000
Pitman Arms May Fracture


If the pitman arm fractures there would be a loss of steering control, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V522000

Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Components STEERING

Potential Number of Units Affected 116

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America, LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Freightliner Cascadia vehicles. Over time, the pitman arms may crack and fracture.

Remedy

DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the pitman arms, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 6, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-784.

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August 9, 2018 NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V525000
Insufficiently Tightened Brake Caliper Bolts

Loose brake caliper mounting bolts can reduce brake effectiveness, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V525000

Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Components SERVICE BRAKES, AIR

Potential Number of Units Affected 4,155

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America, LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Freightliner 108SD, 114SD, 122SD, Cascadia, Columbia, Coronado, and Business Class M2 vehicles. During manufacturing, the brake caliper mounting bolts may have been insufficiently tightened.

Remedy

DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will check and tightened the brake caliper mounting bolts, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 6, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-783.

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August 23, 2018 NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V560000
Wheelchair Lift may Raise too High


If the wheelchair lift platform stops above the vehicle floor, the wheelchair user can tip inwards toward the vehicle when exiting the lift, increasing their risk of injury.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V560000

Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Components EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

Potential Number of Units Affected 84

Summary

Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2015-2019 Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 and Saf-T-Liner HDX school buses, equipped with certain S-Series and K-Series Titanium Wheelchair Lifts, models K200, K201, K550, K551, S200, S2201, S550 and S551. The wheelchair lift positioning input cam may fail while the lift is in use, allowing the platform to travel higher than the vehicle's floor height.

Remedy

The remedy for this recall is still under development. The recall is expected to begin October 21, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL785.

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