4000+ Freightliner trucks recalled for defective steer tires

Daimler Trucks North America has recalled more than 4000 trucks due to a potential defect in their steer tires. 

The recall encompasses 2020-2022 Freightliner Cascadia sleeper trucks with  Bridgestone R284, R268 or R283S ECOPIA steer axle tires with a specific air dam. 

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recall documents report that these steer tires may experience tread separation or blowouts while driving. 

Owners of the more than 4000 affected trucks will be notified by Daimler Trucks directly. Dealers will replace the affected tires for free beginning March 13th. 
You can Contact Daimler Truck’s Customer Service at 800-547-0712 with recall number FL872. The NHTSA recall number is 21V-007.