Daimler Trucks Business Class M2 Recall, Daimler Trucks 108SD Recall, Daimler Trucks 114SD Recall, Crash Danger
Daimler Trucks Business Class M2 Recall
Shorts can cause crash danger
Report Receipt Date:MAR 04, 2013 NHTSA Campaign Number:13V074000 Component(s):ELECTRICAL SYSTEM , EQUIPMENT Potential Number of Units Affected:161 Manufacturer:Daimler Trucks North America
Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Business Class M2, 108SD, 114SD vehicle chassis, manufactured from December 3, 2011, through October 12, 2012 and equipped with a SmartPlex switch hub module. Residue left over in the manufacturing process of the switch hub module may lead to intermittent shorts and energizing of certain switch hub module outputs.
If the module is energized, the module may inadvertently activate body equipment or features, increasing the risk of injury to the vehicle operator or increasing the risk of a crash.