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Kenworth Truck Recall, Peterbilt Truck Recall

2006 thru 2009 KENWORTH T2000
2006 thru 2009 KENWORTH T600
2006 thru 2009 KENWORTH T660
2006 thru 2009 KENWORTH T800
2006 thru 2009 KENWORTH W900
2006 thru 2009 PETERBILT 365
2008 thru 2009 PETERBILT 367
2008 thru 2009 PETERBILT 379
2008 thru 2009 PETERBILT 384
2008 thru 2009 PETERBILT 386
2008 thru 2009 PETERBILT 387
2008 thru 2009 PETERBILT 388
2008 thru 2009 PETERBILT 389

Manufacturer: PACCAR INCORPORATED
Mfr's Report Date: SEP 22, 2008
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 08V487000

Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Potential Number of Units Affected: 3640

Summary: PACCAR IS RECALLING 3,640 Model Year 2006 thru 2009 KENWORTH T600, T660, T800, W900, T2000 AND Model Year 2008 thru 2009 PETERBILT 365, 367, 379, 384, 386, 387, 388 AND 389 TRUCKS. INADEQUATE STIFFNESS OF THE DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTER (DPF) BRACKET COULD RESULT IN SEPARATION OF THE DPF FROM THE CHASSIS.

Consequence: A VEHICLE CRASH COULD OCCUR IF ANOTHER VEHICLE STRIKES THE DPF ON THE ROADWAY.
Remedy: PACCAR IS WORKING WITH CATERPILLAR.

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