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Sterling 360 Recall

Vehicle Make / Model: Model Year(s):
STERLING 360 2007-2009

Manufacturer:
DAIMLER TRUCKS NORTH AMERICA
Mfr's Report Date: NOV 20, 2009
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 09V452000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component:
EQUIPMENT Potential Number of Units Affected: 2333
Summary:

 DAIMLER TRUCKS IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2007 THROUGH 2009 STERLING 360 VEHICLES. THE WEATHER RESISTANCE PROPERTIES OF THE AIR INTAKE DUCT RUBBER CUSHIONS IS INSUFFICIENT. DURING NORMAL VEHICLE OPERATION, THE RUBBER CUSHIONS DETERIORATE AND CRACK.
Consequence:

 ALL OF THE RUBBER CUSHIONS COULD CRACK, ALLOWING THE AIR INTAKE DUCT TO FALL OFF OF THE TRUCK INCREASING THE RISK OF CRASH.
Remedy:

 DEALERS WILL REPLACE ALL OF THE AIR INTAKE DUCT RUBBER CUSHIONS WITH COMPONENTS MANUFACTURED TO PROPER SPECIFICATIONS.

If you've got a lemon Sterling 360 truck, or any kind of lemon truck, get a Burdge attorney. Getting rid of lemon trucks is what we do. Everyday. Since 1978.