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International 9200, International 9400, International 9800, International 9900, International Durstar, International Lonestar, International, Paystar, International Prostar, International Transtar, International Workstar Recall

Do you own one of these potentially lemon International trucks because of leaking brakes that can lead to a fire?
Vehicle Make / Model:     Model Year(s):
     IC BUS HC     2012
     INTERNATIONAL 9200     2011-2013
     INTERNATIONAL 9400     2012-2013
     INTERNATIONAL 9800     2011-2013
     INTERNATIONAL 9900     2013
     INTERNATIONAL DURASTAR     2011-2013
     INTERNATIONAL LONESTAR     2011-2013
     INTERNATIONAL PAYSTAR     2011-2013
     INTERNATIONAL PROSTAR     2011-2013
     INTERNATIONAL TRANSTAR     2011-2013
     INTERNATIONAL WORKSTAR     2011-2013
Manufacturer: NAVISTAR, INC Mfr's Report Date: FEB 08, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V052000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:CHECK VALVE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 18,959
Summary:
 NAVISTAR IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012-2013 IC BUS HC AND INTERNATIONAL 9400AND CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011 THROUGH 2013 INTERNATIONAL DURASTAR, PAYSTAR, WORKSTAR, TRANSTAR, LONESTAR, PROSTAR, 9200, AND 9800, AND CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 INTERNATIONAL 9900, VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED FROM DECEMBER 2, 2010, THROUGH JANUARY 26, 2012, AND EQUIPPED WITH BENDIX ATR-6 TRACTION RELAY VALVES. IN EXTREMELY COLD CONDITIONS, THESE BENDIX RELAY VALVES MAY POTENTIALLY DEVELOP INTERNAL LEAKAGE. INTERNAL LEAKAGE CAN LEAD TO AIR PRESSURE BEING DELIVERED TO AFFECTED PRIMARY OR SECONDARY BRAKES CAUSING CONTINUOUS BRAKE APPLICATION.
Consequence:
 UNEXPECTED CONTINUOUS BRAKE APPLICATION CAN CAUSE THE BRAKES TO OVERHEAT AND LEAD TO A FIRE. UNEXPECTED CONTINUOUS BRAKE APPLICATION CAN CAUSE THE DRIVER TO LOSE CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH. ALSO, THE BRAKES MAY BE APPLIED WITHOUT ILLUMINATING THE BRAKE LIGHTS, FAILING TO GIVE PROPER WARNING TO OTHER DRIVERS.
Remedy:
 NAVISTAR WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL PROVIDE A TEMPORARY REPAIR UNTIL BENDIX DEVELOPS A PERMANENT REMEDY.
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