PACCAR Recalls Kenworth Vehicles at Risk of Catching Fire

PACCAR Recalls Kenworth Vehicles at Risk of Catching Fire
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August 7, 2013

PACCAR Inc. is recalling certain model year 2010-2012 Kenworth T4 and W9 series vehicles. The alternator wiring may come in contact with the exhaust manifold.

If the alternator wiring comes in contact with the exhaust manifold, the wiring may melt and lead to a vehicle fire.

The Kenworth series vehicles included in this recall were manufactured from November 13, 2009 through August 26, 2011.

PACCAR will notify the owners of all affected vehicles, and dealers will make the necessary repairs, including re-routing the alternator wiring, free of charge.

For more information on this recall, contact PACCAR at 425-468-7400. Kenworth's campaign ID number for this recall is 13KWJ.