Freightliner Fb65

Model Fb65 made by Freightliner got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning service brakes, air .

Model 1999


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
00V279001FREIGHTLINER CORPORATIONfrom 03/01/1999 to 01/13/2000V (Vehicle)1300802/06/2001MFRFREIGHTLINER LLC09/22/200001/25/2001571105
Defect SummaryVehicle description: shuttle buses, recreational vehicles, utility vans, and heavy duty trucks equipped with meritor wabco phase 1, d-version antilock brake system (abs), fail to comply to the requirements of fmvss no. 105, hydraulic and electric brake systems. an internal diagnostic system in the abs may not detect an extreme wheel speed sensor air gap. such a condition could possibly occur during (1) original assembly or (2) subsequent wheel end service.
Consequence SummaryThe abs fault light will not activate and the abs will not function at this wheel position, increasing the risk of a crash.
Corrective SummaryDealers will remove and replace the abs ecu or the ecu will be reprogrammed. owner notification began february 6, 2001. owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact freightliner at 1-800-547-0712.
NotesAlso contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).