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2015 KENWORTH T800 Recall - Campaign #15V310000

 
Auto Recalls For Consumers

2015 KENWORTH T800 RECALL - #15V310000

RECALL FOR POWER TRAIN : DRIVELINE : DRIVESHAFT

PACCAR Incorporated (PACCAR) is recalling certain model year 2014 and 2015 Kenworth T660, T680, and T800 trucks manufactured January 29, 2013, to April 2, 2014, and 2013 Peterbilt 587 trucks manufactured on August 8, 2012. The affected trucks are built with a driveshaft that may not transmit power to the wheels due to weld failure from corrosion.

Information provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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Vehicle 2015 KENWORTH T800
Manufacturer PACCAR Incorporated
Manufactured between 1/29/2013 - 4/2/2014
Recalled on 5/26/2015
Influenced by PACCAR Incorporated
Owners Notified on 7/15/2015
# Affected 30
Recalled for POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT
Description PACCAR Incorporated (PACCAR) is recalling certain model year 2014 and 2015 Kenworth T660, T680, and T800 trucks manufactured January 29, 2013, to April 2, 2014, and 2013 Peterbilt 587 trucks manufactured on August 8, 2012. The affected trucks are built with a driveshaft that may not transmit power to the wheels due to weld failure from corrosion.
Consequences If the weld fails causing a loss of power to the rear wheels, the vehicle operator may be unable to move the vehicle, or may experience deceleration if the vehicle is in motion, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.
Corrective action PACCAR will notify owners, and dealers will replace the defective driveshafts, free of charge. The recall began on July 15, 2015. Owners may contact Kenworth customer service at 1-425-828-5000, or Peterbilt customer service at 1-940-591-4000. PACCAR's number for this recall is 15KWJ and 515-H.
Notes Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
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2015 KENWORTH T800 Recall for VISIBILITY, WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER, MOTOR

2015 KENWORTH T800 Recall for ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING, ENGINE

2015 KENWORTH T800 Recall for SERVICE BRAKES, AIR

2015 KENWORTH T800 Recall for EQUIPMENT

2015 KENWORTH T800 Recall for SERVICE BRAKES, AIR, ANTILOCK, ABS WARNING LIGHT

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