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Daimler Trucks North America to Recall Nearly 9,000 Trucks With HVAC Units That Could Overheat

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Daimler Trucks North America announced that it will voluntarily recall nearly 9,000 model year 2015-2016 Freightliner Cascadia trucks manufactured from March 24, 2014, through November 9, 2015, over the possibility of an overheated connection on Bergstrom Parksmart HVAC auxiliary units.

Transport Topics
April 12, 2016
Business

Volvo Starts Interim Repair Process for 15,835 Recalled Trucks

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Volvo Trucks North America has begun distributing interim repair information to address the recall of 15,835 of its 2016 and 2017 models in the United States for a steering shaft defect that has prompted both the manufacturer and the U.S. government to urge that the units be taken out of service immediately.

Rip Watson | Special to Transport Topics
March 23, 2016
Business

All Truck OEMs Recall Vehicles With Discontinued Fontaine Ultra LT Fifth Wheel

In response to an earlier recall by the manufacturer of the now-discontinued Fontaine Ultra LT fifth wheel, all U.S. truck manufacturers recently said they have recalled their trucks with the product over issues with the device’s connector.

Transport Topics
October 30, 2015
Business

Fiat Chrysler Recalls 1.73 Million Trucks in 3 Safety Campaigns

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles said it is recalling about 1.73 million trucks for defects, including a wiring harness that may short-circuit and set off an air bag.

Mark Clothier | Bloomberg News
September 10, 2015
Business

Fiat Chrysler Recalls Some Ram Pickups to Defend Against Hacks

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV is recalling about 1.4 million cars and trucks, including some 2015 Ram pickups, equipped with radios that are vulnerable to hacking.

Bloomberg News
July 24, 2015
Business

Paccar Recalling Some Kenworths Over Wiper-Fluid Defect

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Paccar Inc. is recalling more than 100,000 Kenworth model-year 2011-2016 trucks because water may leak into the windshield wiper motor, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
June 12, 2015
Business

Daimler Recalls Some Model Year 2007-2011 Freightliner Cascadia Trucks

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Daimler Trucks North America is recalling some model year 2007-2011 Freightliner Cascadia trucks due to possible damage from water leaks, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said in a recall announcement.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
March 24, 2015
Business

Paccar Recalling Some Kenworth, Peterbilt Trucks Due to Brake Issue

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Paccar Inc. is recalling about 100 Kenworth and Peterbilt 2015 year truck models due to potential issues with brakes, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said.

Transport Topics
February 10, 2015
Business

Volvo Recalls 23,000 Tractors to Address Clutch Issue

Volvo Trucks North America has begun a recall to of 23,003 units to deal with a potential clutch problem, the manufacturer advised the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Rip Watson | Special to Transport Topics
July 9, 2013
Business

Navistar Recalls More Than 9,500 Trucks

Truck maker Navistar Inc. told the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration it is recalling 9,578 ProStar and TranStar trucks because of problems with S-cam tubes on steer-axle brake assemblies made by Meritor Inc.

Transport Topics
June 14, 2013

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