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Custom Navistar trucks recalled due to steering difficulties

Due to a possible steering issue that may lead to an increased accident risk, certain model year 2011-2013 Navistar International 4300, 4400, 7300, 7400, and 7500 trucks manufactured between January 1, 2011 and January 9, 2013 are being voluntarily recalled by Fontaine Modification. These vehicles were modified to be steered from either front seat, and …

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Daimler Recalls 515 Freightliners for Defective Panel Door

Daimler Trucks North America issued a recall of model year 2012 Cascadia and Coronado tractor trailers because a panel door at the bottom of the power units may become dislodged. If the door separates from the vehicle while it is being driven, this can cause a road hazard for other vehicles. The company will notify …

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Hino Recalls Trucks with Faulty Wiring for Fire Hazard

Hino Motors Sales issued a recall for more than 35,000 model years 2005 through 2013 medium-duty trucks. The B+ circuit that runs from the battery to the starter could short because of wear. If this happens, a fire could occur. The company is planning to notify owners and will repair vehicles for free. This should …

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Nearly 8,000 Freightliners Recalled for Braking Problem

Daimler Trucks North America recalled nearly 8,000 model years 2012 through 2013 Freightliner XB and XC trucks because the cruise control may not disengage when the brakes are activated. The manufacturer reports that a problem with the circuits could cause the cruise control to not disengage when the brakes are pushed. This would increase the …

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Navistar Recalls Nearly 6,800 Trucks with Brake Defects

Navistar recalled 6,779 trucks because of a defect with the brakes that could increase the chances of a crash. The vehicles issued in the recall are the International 9900, Lonestar, Paystar, Prostar, Transtar and Workstar. The trucks were equipped with brake S-Cam tube brackets that could fracture. This can cause the brake to become inoperable. …

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Mitsubishi Fuso Recalls Trucks with Possible Fuel Leak

Mitsubishi Fuso issued a recall of approximately 15,000 small commercial trucks due to an issue with the fuel line that can cause leakage. Four models from 2005 through 2007 are affected by this recall. There have not been any accidents or injuries related to this recall. However, there have reportedly been 25 warranty service claims …

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Rust Leads to Recall of Approximately 150,000 Toyota Tacoma Trucks

Toyota Motor Corp. has announced a recall of approximately 150,000 Tacoma pickup trucks that were sold in areas with harsh winter weather conditions, according to the Wall Street Journal. The recall involves model years 2001 through 2004 Tacoma pickup trucks sold in 20 states that use road salt during winter weather. The salt can cause …

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