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Dodge Sprinter Recall, Freightliner Sprinter Recall

Make / Models : 2008 Dodge Sprinter, 2008 Freightliner Sprinter
Manufacturer : SPRINTER ENGINEERING & COMPLIANCE SUPPORT
Mfr's Report Date : JUL 23, 2008
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 08V352000
Componant: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT Potential Number Of Units Affected : 79
Summary: SPRINTER IS RECALLING 79 Model Year 2008 DODGE AND FREIGHTLINER 3500 TRUCKS. SOME OF THE LEFT DRIVE SHAFTS ON THE REAR AXLE WHICH WERE LABELED WITH THE CHARGE INDICATOR "S," MAY CONTAIN CRACKS AT THE RADIUS BETWEEN THE SHAFT AND THE FLANGE.
Consequence: THESE CRACKS MAY CAUSE A BREAKAGE OF THE DRIVE SHAFT INCREASING THE RISK OF CRASH.
Remedy: DEALERS WILL CHECK THE LEFT REAR DRIVE SHAFT FOR CHARGE INDICATOR "S" .

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