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Mack CL Recall, CV Recall, DM Recall, LE Recall, MR Recall, RB Recall, Mack RD Recall

Vehicle Make / Model:
Model Year(s):

MACK / CL 2004-2005
MACK / CV 2004-2005
MACK / DM 2004-2005
MACK / LE 2004-2005
MACK / MR 2004-2005
MACK / RB 2004-2005
MACK / RD 2004

Manufacturer: MACK TRUCKS, INC
Mfr's Report Date: JUN 29, 2009
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 09V240000
N/ANHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
Potential Number of Units Affected: 10300

Summary: MACK IS RECALLING 10,300 MODEL YEAR 2004 AND 2005 CL, CV, DM, LE, AND RB AND MODEL YEAR 2004 RD HEAVY TRUCKS MANUFACTURED FROM OCTOBER 1, 2003 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 2004, EQUIPPED WITH AXLE BEAMS MANUFACTURED BY BHARAT FORGE. THE AXLE BEAM MAY HAVE TRANSVERSE SHEAR LINES ON THE BOTTOM OF THE AXLE FROM THE TRIMMING PROCESS.

Consequence: THESE LINES, IF PRESENT, CAN PROMOTE INITIATION OF CRACKS, WHICH OVER TIME MAY POSSIBLY LEAD TO AXLE BEAM FAILURE AND A VEHICLE CRASH CAN OCCUR.

Remedy: MACK WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, INSPECT AND REPLACE ANY AFFECTED AXLE BEAMS.

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