FREIGHTLINER CASCADIA 2018: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:RESERVOIR
|Make : FREIGHTLINER||Model : CASCADIA||Year : 2018|
|Build Dates : 2012-08-03 - 2018-05-22|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V370000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00||Date Received by ODI: 2019-05-14||Date Added to Database: 2019-05-15|
|Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-815|
|Component: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:RESERVOIR|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 741|
Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2004-2019 Freightliner 108SD, 114SD, 122SD, Cascadia, Columbia, Classic, FL80, FLD 120SD, Business Class M2, Western Star 4700, 4900, 6900, Sterling Acterra, L7500, LT7500, L8500, LT8500, L9500, and LT9500 vehicles. The vehicles may have an insufficient service brake air reservoir capacity. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 121, "Air Brake Systems."
An insufficient air reservoir volume may reduce brake effectiveness, increasing the risk of crash.
DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will add air reservoir capacity to the affected vehicles. DTNA issued owners an interim notification on July 12, 2019. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-815.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 121|
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.