FREIGHTLINER FLC106 1991: SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

Make : FREIGHTLINER Model : FLC106 Year : 1991
Build Dates : 1991-05-01 - 1992-11-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 93V019000
Date Owner's Notified: 1993-03-19 Date Received by ODI: 1993-02-09 Date Added to Database: 1993-02-24
Manufacturers Involved: FREIGHTLINER LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1096
Summary:
      THE FRONT WHEEL BEARINGS WERE NOT ADEQUATELY GREASED.
Consequence:
      INADEQUATE GREASE IN THE FRONT WHEEL BEARINGS CAN CAUSEEARLY FAILURE OF THE BEARING. IF THE OUTER WHEEL BEARING FAILS WHILE THE VEHICLEIS IN MOTION, THE WHEEL CAN SEPARATE FROM THE VEHICLE, CAUSING LOSS OF VEHICLECONTROL AND AN ACCIDENT.
Remedy:
      REMOVE, CLEAN, AND GREASE FRONT WHEEL BEARINGS AND HUBS.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: WHEELS.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: HEAVY TRUCKS WITH GREASE TYPE FRONT WHEEL BEARINGS.