Recall Alert - 2019-2020 Freightliner w/ Meritor MX 120 EVO Front Drive Steer axles

Axles Insufficiently Lubricated


If the bearings are damaged, the wheel may separate and cause a sudden loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of crash.


NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V176000 Manufacturer Daimler Trucks North America LLC Components POWER TRAIN Potential Number of Units Affected 1,532

Summary Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Freightliner Business Class M2 and Freightliner 108SD vehicles equipped with Meritor MX 120 EVO Front Drive Steer axles. The axles may have insufficient lubrication, which may result in damage to the wheel end bearings.

Remedy DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the wheel end components, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 21, 2020. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-846.

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