INTERNATIONAL 4900 2018: SUSPENSION:FRONT:SPRINGS:LEAF SPRING ASSEMBLY

Make : INTERNATIONAL Model : 4900 Year : 2018
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
Summary:
      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.
Consequence:
      Overloaded springs may result in the front axle separating from the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      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
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.