PETERBILT 348 2019: STEERING:COLUMN
|Make : PETERBILT||Model : 348||Year : 2019|
|Build Dates : 2018-11-19 - 2019-08-15|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V618000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2019-08-30||Date Received by ODI: 2019-08-22||Date Added to Database: 2019-08-23|
|Manufacturers Involved: PACCAR Incorporated|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: 19PBD|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 109|
PACCAR Incorporated "PACCAR" is recalling certain 2019-2020 Peterbilt 337 and 348 vehicles. An incorrectly located weld in the steering shaft may crack and cause the lower shaft within the steering column to separate from the mating yoke.
If the steering column separates from the mating yoke, loss of steering control can occur, increasing the risk of a crash.
PACCAR has notified owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the steering column, if necessary, free of charge. The recall began August 30, 2019. Owners may contact PACCAR customer service at 1-940-591-422. PACCAR's number for this recall is 19PBD.
|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.