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Freightliner 108SD Recall, Freightliner Business Class M2 Recall, Freightliner Cascadia Recall, Freightliner Coronado Recall

FREIGHTLINER 108SD 2012-2013


FREIGHTLINER BUSINESS CLASS M2 2012-2013

FREIGHTLINER CASCADIA 2012-2013

FREIGHTLINER CORONADO 2012-2013

Manufacturer: DAIMLER BUSES NORTH AMERICA, INC. Mfr's Report Date: APR 23, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V178000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A

Component: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:QUICK RELEASE VALVE
Potential Number of Units Affected: 3,116

Summary:
DAIMLER TRUCKS (DTNA) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012-2013 FREIGHTLINER 108SD, BUSINESS CLASS M2, CASCADIA, CORONADO VEHICLES, EQUIPPED WITH A HALDEX QUICK RELEASE VALVE, AND MANUFACTURED FROM FEBRUARY 3, 2012, THROUGH MARCH 2, 2012. THE QUICK RELEASE VALVE COVER MAY NOT BE CORRECTLY MANUFACTURED, ALLOWING THE COVER TO BECOME SEPARATED FROM THE VALVE BODY. IF THE COVER SEPARATES FROM THE VALVE BODY, THE FRONT BRAKES MAY NOT FUNCTION.

Consequence:
IF THIS CONDITION OCCURS, INCREASED VEHICLE STOPPING DISTANCE MAY RESULT, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Remedy:
DTNA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND WHERE NECESSARY, THE QUICK RELEASE VALVE WILL BE REPLACED BY DTNA AUTHORIZED SERVICE FACILITIES

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