FREIGHTLINER BUSINESS CLASS M2 2019: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER

Make : FREIGHTLINER Model : BUSINESS CLASS M2 Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2015-11-11 - 2018-02-07
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V251000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-06-14 Date Received by ODI: 2018-04-19 Date Added to Database: 2018-04-24
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-767
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 40
Summary:
      Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2016-2019 Freightliner Business Class M2 trucks built with air disk brakes and spring suspension. The rear disk brake calipers may have been mounted in an incorrect orientation allowing the caliper to contact the suspension, reducing brake effectiveness.
Consequence:
      Reduced braking effectiveness can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will correct the orientation the rear brake calipers, free of charge. The recall began on June 14, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-767.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      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.