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|
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.
An engine stall can increase the risk of a crash.
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|
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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.