PETERBILT 348 2016: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Make : PETERBILT Model : 348 Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2015-08-04 - 2015-08-12
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 15V597000
Date Owner's Notified: 2015-10-22 Date Received by ODI: 2015-09-24 Date Added to Database: 2015-09-24
Manufacturers Involved: PACCAR Incorporated
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 15KWM and 915-L
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 354
Summary:
      Paccar Incorporated "Paccar" is recalling certain model year 2016 Kenworth T370, T660, T680, T800, T880, and W900 vehicles manufactured July 31, 2015, to August 12, 2015, and 2016 Peterbilt 337, 348, 365, 367, 382, 386, 389, 567, 579, and 587 vehicles manufactured August 4, 2015, to August 12, 2015. In the affected vehicles, the Engine Control Module "ECM" may short circuit, causing the engine to stall without warning.
Consequence:
      An engine that stalls without warning increases the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      PACCAR will notify owners, and dealers will replace the defective engine control modules, free of charge. The recall began on October 22, 2015. Owners may contact Kenworth customer service at 1-425-828-5000 or Peterbilt customer service at 1-940-591-4000. Paccar's numbers for this recall are 15KWM "Kenworth" and 915-L "Peterbilt".
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.