FREIGHTLINER ECONIC SD 2020: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Make : FREIGHTLINER Model : ECONIC SD Year : 2020
Build Dates : 2019-08-08 - 2019-08-08
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V829000
Date Owner's Notified: 2019-11-19 Date Received by ODI: 2019-11-19 Date Added to Database: 2019-11-20
Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-840
Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 2
Summary:
      Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2020 Freightliner Econic SD vehicles. The vehicle certification label contains the incorrect gross axle weight rating "GAWR" information. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 120, "Wheels and Rims- Other Than Passenger Cars."
Consequence:
      The incorrect weight rating information can result in overloading of the axles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      DTNA reports that all affected vehicles have been remedied with new labels and tires, therefore owner notifications will not be sent. The recall began November 19, 2019. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-840.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 120
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.