Friday, July 20

DTNA Recalls 3,000 Model Year 2018 Trucks for Faulty Brake Calipers

Daimler Trucks North America is recalling more than 3,000 model year 2018 Freightliner and Western Star trucks. Affected trucks have an issue with the brake calipers.

Nine different models of DTNA trucks have experienced problems with the calipers. According to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration documents, the brake caliper mounting bolts may not be properly tightened, potentially resulting in the caliper detaching and reducing braking performance.

Read more – http://www.landlinemag.com/Story.aspx?StoryID=71447#.Wjz4cN-nFhE

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