2018 FREIGHTLINER CASCADIA - POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) is recalling certain 2018 Freightliner Cascadia trucks equipped with Detroit automatic transmissions. A shift lock bolt within the transmission can seize, preventing the transmission from being shifted out of gear range 7 through 12.
HazardIf the transmission cannot be shifted out of gear range 7 through 12, the engine may stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Consumer ActionDTNA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the transmissions and replace the transmission shift bolt, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 15, 2018. Owners may contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712. DTNA's number for this recall is FL-754.