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Freightliner, Sterling, Western Star Recall Trucks

Make / Models :
Model/Build Years:
FREIGHTLINER / BUSINESS CLASS M2
2005-2007
FREIGHTLINER / CENTURY CLASS
2005-2007
FREIGHTLINER / CLASSIC
2005-2007
FREIGHTLINER / COLUMBIA
2005-2007
FREIGHTLINER / CORONADO
2005-2007
FREIGHTLINER / FLD
2005-2007
STERLING / A-LINE
2005-2007
STERLING / L-LINE
2005-2007
WESTERN STAR / 4900
2005-2007
Manufacturer : DAIMLER TRUCKS NORTH AMERICA Mfr's Report Date : MAR 03, 2008
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 08V113000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 62000
Summary:
 DAIMLER TRUCKS IS RECALLING 62,000 Model Year 2005 to 2007 FREIGHTLINER BUSINESS CLASS, CENTURY CLASS, COLUMBIA, CORONADO, FLD, CLASSIC, STERLING A-LINE, L-LINE, AND WESTERN STAR 4900 TRUCKS. A FRACTURED FUEL LINE COULD LEAK DIESEL FUEL.
Consequence:
 IF A LEAK CONTINUES UNDETECTED UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS, FUEL MAY IGNITE AT A HOT ENGINE SURFACE AND/OR FUEL MAY BE SPILLED ON THE ROAD SURFACE.
Remedy:
 PENDING VALIDATION OF A PERMANENT SOLUTION, DRIVERS WHO SUSPECT A FUEL LEAK SHOULD CONTACT A DETROIT DIESEL DISTRIBUTOR, OR A FREIGHTLINER, STERLING, OR WESTERN STAR DEALER, TO HAVE THEIR VEHICLE INSPECTED AND REPAIRED