FREIGHTLINER CASCADIA 2018: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
|Make : FREIGHTLINER||Model : CASCADIA||Year : 2018|
|Build Dates : 2016-06-08 - 2017-06-30|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V742000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2019-01-18||Date Received by ODI: 2018-10-19||Date Added to Database: 2018-10-24|
|Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-799|
|Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 6326|
Daimler Trucks North America "DTNA" is recalling certain 2017-2018 Freightliner Cascadia vehicles. The brakes lights on these vehicles may remain activated after the brake pedal is released.
If the brake lights remain activated, other drivers may be unaware that the vehicle is actually slowing or stopping, increasing the risk of a crash.
DTNA will notify owners and dealers will replace the brake light switch. The recall began January 18, 2019. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-799.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
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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.