FREIGHTLINER UNSPECIFIED 1973: WHEELS:HUBCAP/COVER

Make : FREIGHTLINER Model : UNSPECIFIED Year : 1973
Build Dates : 1979-06-01 - 1980-02-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 74V044000
Date Owner's Notified: 1974-03-05 Date Received by ODI: 1974-03-12 Date Added to Database: 1979-10-12
Manufacturers Involved: FREIGHTLINER LLC
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Component: WHEELS:HUBCAP/COVER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 368
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Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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      TRUCK TRACTOR.BUILT OCT.1973 TO MAR.8,1974.POSSIBILITY THAT FORGEDALUMINUM DROP CENTER DISC WHEELS WERE MACHINED OUTSIDE OF TOLERANCES IN SUCH AWAY AS TO IMPOSE SEVERE STRESSES ON THE WHEEL HUB.THIS CONDITION, IF ITEXISTS, CAN CAUSE FATIGUE FAILURE IN THE CAST ALUMINUM HUB.'CORRECT BYINSPECTING AND REPLACING WHEELS AND HUBS WHERE NECESSARY'.