INTERNATIONAL 4900 2017: SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:LEAF SPRING ASSEMBLY
|Make : INTERNATIONAL||Model : 4900||Year : 2017|
|Build Dates : 2016-11-18 - 2017-07-24|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V521000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2017-10-16||Date Received by ODI: 2017-08-24||Date Added to Database: 2017-08-25|
|Manufacturers Involved: Daimler Trucks North America LLC|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: FL-745|
|Component: SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:LEAF SPRING ASSEMBLY|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 38|
Daimler Trucks North America LLC "DTNA" is recalling certain 2017-2018 Western Star 4900 trucks. The front axle weight capacity may exceed the spring capacity.
Overloaded springs may result in the front axle separating from the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front axle springs, free of charge. The recall began on October 16, 2017. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-745-8000. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-745.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
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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.