Freightliner Sterling 1997-2004

Car model


Name Recalls Bulletins Investigations Consumer Complaints
Freightliner Sterling 1997 1 0 1 0
Freightliner Sterling 1998 1 0 1 0
Freightliner Sterling 1999 1 0 1 1
Freightliner Sterling 2000 4 0 1 0
Freightliner Sterling 2001 1 0 1 0
Freightliner Sterling 2002 0 0 1 1
Freightliner Sterling 2004 1 2 0 0

Freightliner Sterling model

Freightliner Sterling bulletins


BulletinBulletin dateReplacement BulletinItem no.SummaryAdded
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM - ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR
SF181A07/01/1999612102Field service modificaton information regarding the sterling 130 amp alternator for vehicles manufactured between november 18, 1998 and april 22, 1999. *tt2000-06-05
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - COOLING SYSTEM
SF169A02/01/1999612059Some sterling vehicles manufacturered at the st. thomas plant between april 10, 1998 and october 27, 1998, equipped with low coolant sensor may exhibit a leak around the pins and allow coolant into the harness connector. *tt2000-06-05
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING - EXHAUST SYSTEM
SF166A12/01/1998611375Subject on sterling vehicles with wabco air dryers, sterling vehicles manufactured between march 12, 1998 and september 11, 1998. . *mjs2000-06-02
EQUIPMENT - OTHER - OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
SF175A02/01/1999612074Subject regarding correct sterling jump-start procedures for vehicles manufactured prior to november 30, 1998. *tt2000-06-05
PARKING BRAKE
SF243AB01/01/2002629443Subject regarding models manufactured between september 19, 2000 and february 10, 2001, an air leak with the haldex park brake relay valve, acterra model. *slc2002-04-02
SUSPENSION
SF207A-C07/01/2000614462Subject regarding acterra front spring for vehicles manufactured between december 20, 1999 and february 20, 1999. *tt2000-10-17
SF164AB10/01/1998611374Subject on the hendrickson suspension bar pin bolt retorquing, sterling vehicles manufactured prior to may 8, 1998 equipped with the hendrickson series. *mjs2000-06-02
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
SF182A07/01/1999612104Some vehicles manufactured between december 1, 1998 and march 17, 1999 are ordered with special cruise control programming such that the set / coast switch actually functions as a set / accel switch and the resume / accel switch actually fu2000-06-05

Freightliner Sterling Consumer Complaints


Fail datemilesoccurencesPurchase date
SERVICE BRAKES, AIR - ANTILOCK
1
 Consumer experiencing problems with antilock brake system (abs) on single-axle tractor, there is a recall campaign 00v232002 for this condition. *tt