FREIGHTLINER BUSINESS CLASS M2 2019: STEERING
|Make : FREIGHTLINER||Model : BUSINESS CLASS M2||Year : 2019|
|Build Dates : 2017-12-01 - 3018-05-30|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V487000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2018-08-13||Date Received by ODI: 2018-07-20||Date Added to Database: 2018-07-30|
|Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-781|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 9093|
Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2018-2019 Freightliner Business Class M2 trucks. The steering shaft assembly may have been installed incorrectly, which can cause a loss of connection between the steering wheel and the front wheels.
A loss of connection between the steering wheel and front wheels can cause a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.
DTNA has notified owners, and dealers will inspect the steering assembly installation, repairing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began August 9, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-781.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:|
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.