Sunday

Freightliner Cascadia Recall

2008 and 2009 FREIGHTLINER CASCADIA

Manufacturer: DAIMLER TRUCKS NORTH AMERICA
Mfr's Report Date: SEP 21, 2009
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 09V376000
N/ANHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected: 10

Summary: DAIMLER TRUCKS IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2008 THROUGH 2009 TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH INDIANA MILLS AND MANUFACTURING ROLLTEK SIDE-ROLL PROTECTION SYSTEMS. THE SENSOR DESIGNED TO DETECT VEHICLE ROLL CAN MALFUNCTION AND CAUSE THE SIDE AIRBAGS TO INADVERTENTLY DEPLOY.

Consequence: INADVERTENT DEPLOYMENT OF THE SIDE AIRBAGS COULD RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH OR INJURY TO AN OUT OF POSITION OCCUPANT.

Remedy: DAIMLER TRUCKS WILL INSPECT TO DETERMINE IF A VEHICLE CONTAINS AN AFFECTED SYSTEM AND, IF SO, THAT SYSTEM WILL BE REPLACED.

Got a bad truck? Get a Burdge attorney. Getting rid of lemon trucks is what we do. Everyday. Since 1978.

Burdge Law Office
Because life is too short to drive a lemon truck.