Automotive recall

Transport Canada Recall - 2022546 - DAIMLER TRUCK NORTH AMERICA

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Summary

Product
Truck - Med. & H.D. recalled by DAIMLER TRUCK NORTH AMERICA
Issue
Vehicle - Steering
What to do

Please see corrective actions section below

Affected products

2023 | FREIGHTLINER | 114SD, 2023 | WESTERN STAR | 4700, 2023 | WESTERN STAR | 47X, 2023 | WESTERN STAR | 49X, 2023 | FREIGHTLINER | 108SD

Issue

Issue:
On certain trucks, the tie rod end clamps could crack and loosen. If this happens, the threads on the tie rod end could become damaged and the tie rod end could separate. This could cause a loss of steering control.

Safety Risk:
A loss of steering control could create the risk of a crash.

Corrective Actions:
Daimler Truck North America (DTNA) will notify owners by mail and instruct you to take your truck to a DTNA authorized service facility to replace both tie rod end clamps.

Additional information

Background

Visit Transport Canada’s Motor Vehicle Safety Recalls Database for the original recall.

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Automotive recall
Category
Vehicles - Truck - Med. & H.D.
Published by
Transport Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-72107
Transport Canada ID
2022546