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Kenworth T2000 Recall, Kenworth T660 Recall, Kenworth T800 Recall, Kenworth W900 Recall

Vehicle Make / Model: Model Year(s):
KENWORTH / T2000 2010
KENWORTH / T660 2010
KENWORTH / T800 2010
KENWORTH / W900 2010
Manufacturer: PACCAR INCORPORATED Mfr's Report Date: APR 29, 2010
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 10V185000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:SPINDLE Potential Number of Units Affected: 21 Summary:
 KENWORTH IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010 T2000, T660, T800 AND W900 VEHICLES MANUFACTURED BETWEEN JULY 30, 2009 AND SEPTEMBER 18, 2009. THE REAR AXLE OUTER END HUB MAY HAVE NOT BEEN PRIMED WITH OIL PROPERLY DURING THE REAR AXLE INSTALLATION PROCESS. POTENTIAL LACK OF OIL MAY CAUSE THE OUTER END BEARING TO HEAT UP AND/OR SEIZE, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN THE OVERHEATING OF THE WHEEL END. Consequence:
 A WHEEL END FIRE MAY OCCUR, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH. Remedy:
 DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE BEARINGS, SEALS AND WILL ADD OIL TO THE OUTER END HUB AS WELL AS INSPECT RACES AND AXLE HOUSING FOR DAMAGE AND REPLACING AS NECESSARY

So you're going down the highway and your wheel catches on fire. What's wrong with that picture?

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