FREIGHTLINER 108SD 2013: EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
|Make : FREIGHTLINER||Model : 108SD||Year : 2013|
|Build Dates : 2011-12-03 - 2012-10-12|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V074000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2013-04-29||Date Received by ODI: 2013-03-04||Date Added to Database: 2013-03-07|
|Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-639|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 161|
Daimler Trucks North America "DTNA" is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Business Class M2, 108SD, 114SD vehicle chassis, manufactured from December 3, 2011, through October 12, 2012 and equipped with a SmartPlex switch hub module. Residue left over in the manufacturing process of the switch hub module may lead to intermittent shorts and energizing of certain switch hub module outputs.
If the module is energized, the module may inadvertently activate body equipment or features, increasing the risk of injury to the vehicle operator or increasing the risk of a crash.
DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will replace any of the affected modules free of charge. The recall began on April 29, 2013. Owners may contact DTNA at 1-800-547-0712.
|Report Initiator: ODI||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:|
DTNA's recall campaign number is FL-639.Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.