FREIGHTLINER COLUMBIA 2015: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER

Make : FREIGHTLINER Model : COLUMBIA Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2010-01-06 - 2016-02-29
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V206000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-06-06 Date Received by ODI: 2016-04-12 Date Added to Database: 2016-04-12
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-705
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 702
Summary:
      Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain model year 2010-2017 Freightliner M2 Business Class, 108SD, 114SD, and Columbia trucks manufactured from January 6, 2010, through February 29, 2016, equipped with certain Bendix rear disk brakes and spring suspensions. The rear disk brake caliper may have been installed incorrectly, thus allowing the caliper to contact the suspension.
Consequence:
      Caliper contact with the spring suspension may reduce the braking effectiveness, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will correct the orientation of the rear brake calipers, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on June 8, 2016. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's recall number for this campaign is FL-705.
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.