Daimler Trucks North America Recalls Freightliner Trucks

Daimler NGV

Light & Medium Truck - March 18, 2013

Accord­ing to the National High­way Traf­fic Safety Admin­is­tra­tion, almost 3,000 Daim­ler Freight­liner step van chas­sis will be recalled due to pos­si­ble fuel tank cracks. Cracks in fuel tanks can lead to leak­ing gaso­line and vapors, accord­ing to Daim­ler. If fuel leaks near the igni­tion, there may be a fuel fire, as stated by the March 6 report. The recall is sched­uled to begin April 29.