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Freightliner M2 Recall

Vehicle Make / Model: Model Year(s):
FREIGHTLINER M2 2011

Manufacturer:
DAIMLER TRUCKS NORTH AMERICA
Mfr's Report Date: AUG 02, 2010
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 10V360000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS Potential Number of Units Affected: 16
Summary:

 DAIMLER TRUCKS IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011 BUSINESS CLASS M2 106V TRUCKS MANUFACTURED FROM APRIL 12, 2010 THROUGH JULY 16, 2010, FOR FAILING TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, "'LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT." THESE TRUCKS MAY HAVE HEADLIGHTS WHICH MEASURE GREATER THAN 54" FROM THE ROAD SURFACE.
Consequence:

 IMPROPER HEIGHT OF HEADLIGHTS MAY NOT FULLY ILLUMINATE ROAD SURFACE OR MAY INHIBIT THE ABILITY OF MOTORIST TO SEE VEHICLES INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:

 DEALERS WILL MEASURE THE HEADLAMPS AND VEHICLES WITH ABOVE 54" WILL RECEIVE NEW HEADLAMPS THAT LOWER THE BULB CENTER TO BE AT OR BELOW 54".

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