Navistar Recalls More Than 16,000 Trucks Due to Assembly Error
about 16,000 vehicles are included in the recall
what's being recalled?
Navistar, Inc. is recalling 16,107 model year 2008-2013 International LoneStar, ProStar, and TranStar trucks equipped with an electronic fifth wheel jaw release system (feature code 0595BAW or 0595BAY).
what's the issue?
Due to an assembly error, the air lines at the isolation/vent valve may not be oriented correctly.
Because of the improper orientation, in the event of an air leakage at the isolation/vent valve, the 5th wheel jaw may release, unexpectedly releasing the trailer from the tractor, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.
what happens next?
Navistar will notify the owners of all affected trucks, and dealers will inspect the air line routing. If necessary, the air line routing will be corrected free of charge.
For additional information on this recall, contact Navistar at 1-331-332-1590. Navistar's campaign ID number for this recall is 13514.