2017 Freightliner CASCADIA Power Train Axle Assembly Recall

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2017 Freightliner CASCADIA Power Train Axle Assembly Recall

 NHTSA Recall #126142
NHTSA Compaign #17V315000
MFG Compaign #FL-738
 ManufacturerDaimler Trucks North America LLC
 SupplierFREIGHTLINER
 BrandFREIGHTLINER
 ModelCASCADIA
 Model Year2017
 ComponentPOWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
 Date of notification07/07/17
 Begin date of manufacuring17/05/16
 End date of manufacturing25/04/17
Type of recallV
Recall initiatorMFR
 Report received11/05/17
 Report created16/05/17
Regulation part number
FMV safety standard number
Estimated number of affected units698
 Defect summaryDaimler trucks north america llc (dtna) is recalling certain 2017 freightliner cascadia and western star 5700 trucks built with nfd tandem rear axles. During the hardening process, the axle assembly output shaft may have been made brittle, possibly resulting in the output shaft fracturing while the vehicle is in use.
 Consequence summaryIf output shaft fractures while descending a grade, the compression braking will be ineffective. Additionally, large debris may land in the road. Both scenarios increase the risk of a crash.
 Corrective actionDtna will notify the owners, and detroit axle dealers will replace the output shaft, free of charge. The recall began on july 7, 2017. Owners may contact dtna customer service at 1-800-547-0712. Dtna's number for this recall is fl-738.
 Recall notesOwners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).
  • What is Recall?

    A recall is when a product is removed from the market or a correction is made to the product because it is either defective or potentially harmful.
  • What is Failure?

    Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.
  • What is Defect?

    Non-conformance of a car component with the specified requirements, or non-fulfillment of user expectations, including the safety aspects.
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