International Trucks Recalled by Navistar Due to Brake Application
Navistar has announced a voluntary recall of 18,959 trucks due to the Bendix relay valves that may potentially lead to internal leakage that may increase the risk of a crash.
According to the recall notice, unexpected continuous brake application can cause the brakes to overheat and can cause the driver to lose control of the vehicle, potentially leading to a fire or crash. The recalls affects the following vehicles that are equipped with the service brakes:
|Vehicle Make / Model:||Model Year(s):|
|International 9200, International 9800, International Durastar, International Lonestar, International Paystar, International Prostar, International Transtar, International Workstar||2011-2013|
|IC Bus HC||2012|
Under the recall notice, Navistar will notify owners and dealers will provide a temporary repair until Bendix develops a permanent remedy and this service will be performed free of charge. For additional information, owners may contact Navistar at 1-800-448-7825.
If you’ve been severely injured by a recalled product, defective products attorney may be able to help you pursue a claim for compensation. For more information, call 1-888-BURNETTI.