FREIGHTLINER CASCADIA 2018: STEERING:GEAR BOX:SHAFT PITMAN
|Make : FREIGHTLINER||Model : CASCADIA||Year : 2018|
|Build Dates : 2017-02-09 - 2018-07-30|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V522000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2018-10-05||Date Received by ODI: 2018-08-08||Date Added to Database: 2018-08-13|
|Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-784|
|Component: STEERING:GEAR BOX:SHAFT PITMAN|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 116|
Daimler Trucks North America, LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2018-2019 Freightliner Cascadia vehicles. Over time, the pitman arms may crack and fracture.
If the pitman arm fractures there would be a loss of steering control, increasing the risk of a crash.
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.
|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.