BENSON BULLET 2008: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Make : BENSON Model : BULLET Year : 2008
Build Dates : 2007-01-01 - 2007-11-05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 09V074000
Date Owner's Notified: 2009-04-15 Date Received by ODI: 2009-03-06 Date Added to Database: 2009-03-06
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-546
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 46
Summary:
      DAIMLER TRUCKS IS RECALLING 46 MY 2008 STERLING BULLET TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH DASH SILENCER PAD THAT COULD SAG AND COME IN CONTACT WITH AN EXHAUST GAS RECIRCULATION "EGR" COOLER IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT.
Consequence:
      THIS COULD RESULT IN AN ENGINE COMPARTMENT FIRE.
Remedy:
      DEALERS WILL ADD A BRACKET TO SUPPORT THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT SILENCER PAD ADJACENT TO THE EGR COOLER. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING MAY 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT DAIMLER TRUCKS AT 1-800-547-0712.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      DAIMLER TRUCKS RECALL NO. FL-546.OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .