PETERBILT 579 2017: FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL

Make : PETERBILT Model : 579 Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-12-20 - 2017-04-17
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V443000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-07-01 Date Received by ODI: 2017-07-13 Date Added to Database: 2017-07-17
Manufacturers Involved: PACCAR Incorporated
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: C1909
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1737
Summary:
      PACCAR Incorporated "PACCAR" is recalling certain 2017-2018 Peterbilt 367, 389, 567, 579 and 587 trucks, and 2018 Kenworth C500, T680, T800, T880 and W900 trucks equipped with Cummins ISX 15L engines. These engines have a fuel pump whose drive gear could possibly slip on its drive shaft, causing a fuel pump function loss, resulting in an engine stall.
Consequence:
      An engine stall can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Cummins will notify the vehicle purchaser, and Cummins dealers will replace the fuel pumps, free of charge. The recall began July 1, 2017. Owners may contact Cummins customer service at 1-800-286-6467 or PACCAR customer service at 1-425-468-7400. PACCAR's number for this recall is C1909.
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.