KENWORTH T300 PROBLEMS | SAFETY RECALLS & DEFECTS

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KENWORTH T300 PROBLEMS | SAFETY RECALLS & DEFECTS

Access the National Highway Traffic Safety database of KENWORTH T300 recalls and defective parts found on KENWORTH T300 automobiles. The National Highway Traffic Safety administration is authorized to order the KENWORTH T300 manufacturers to recall and repair vehicles or parts of motor vehicle equipment when its investigation indicates that they contain serious safety defects in their design, structure, body, or performance.



Most Recent Recalls For KENWORTH T300

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2008-2010 KENWORTH T300 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL Recall
2008-2010 KENWORTH T300ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Units affected: 135
PACCAR INCORPORATED
Report Date: 2009-09-03
Summary: PACCAR IS RECALLING MODEL YEAR 2008-2010 KENWORTH T300, T270, AND T370, MODEL YEAR 2009-2010 T800 AND PETERBILT MODEL YEAR 2008-2010 335, 340, AND 367 VEHICLES BUILT ON CUMMINS' DIESEL ENGINE. THE VEHICLES MAY BE DESIGNED WITH A HARD WIRED, DASH-MOUNTED SWITCH THAT ENABLES THE VEHICLE OPERATOR TO INHIBIT AFTERTREATMENT DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTER REGENERATION IN ENVIRONMENTS WHERE THE OPERATOR BELIEVES IT MAY BE UNSAFE FOR ELEVATED EXHAUST TEMPERATURES. DUE TO AN ISSUE WITH THE LOGIC IN THE ECM SOFTWARE IN THESE ENGINES, THE SWITCH MAY NOT FUNCTION CORRECTLY, LEADING THE OPERATOR TO BELIEVE THAT THE SWITCH IS IN "INHIBIT" MODE WHEN IT IS NOT.Read More!
2007 KENWORTH T300 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS Recall
2007 KENWORTH T300FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
Units affected: 36
PACCAR INCORPORATED
Report Date: 2008-06-03
Summary: PACCAR IS RECALLING 36 MY 2007-2008 T270, T370 AND MY 207 T300 TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH DUAL UNDER-CAB FUEL TANKS AND AN IN-CAB BATTERY BOX (ICBB). A HARNESS SUPPORT BRACKET MOUNTED ON THE UNDERSIDE OF THE CAB MAY COME IN CONTACT WITH THE FUEL LINE AT THE TOP OF THE FUEL SPLITTER VALVE.Read More!
2008 KENWORTH T300 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH Recall
2008 KENWORTH T300LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
Units affected: 6169
PACCAR INCORPORATED
Report Date: 2008-02-07
Summary: PACCAR IS RECALLING 6,169 MY 2008 KENWORTH T300, T660, T800, T2000, W900 AND C500 VEHICLES AND MY 2008-2009 PETERBILT MODELS 365, 367, 384, 387, 388, 389 AND 389 KITS. CERTAIN DOOR LATCH ASSEMBLIES ON THESE VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 206, 'DOOR LOCKS AND DOOR RETENTION COMPONENTS." THE ROTOR IN SOME OF THESE DOOR LATCH ASSEMBLIES DID NOT RECEIVE THE PROPER HEAT TREATMENT AND MAY BE SOFT.Read More!
2008 KENWORTH T300 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS Recall
2008 KENWORTH T300SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
Units affected: 2794
PACCAR INCORPORATED
Report Date: 2008-01-08
Summary: CERTAIN TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH EATON SYNFLEX ECLIPSE BRAND EXTRUDED NYLON AIR BRAKE HOSE TUBING FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 106, ¬BRAKE HOSES.¬ THE TUBING WAS MANUFACTURED WITH ONLY FOUR LAYERS OF NYLON MATERIAL, INSTEAD OF THE SPECIFIED FIVE LAYERS.Read More!
2006-2008 KENWORTH T300 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM Recall
2006-2008 KENWORTH T300ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Units affected: 293
PACCAR INCORPORATED
Report Date: 2007-05-21
Summary: ON CERTAIN TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH CUMMINS ISC OR PACCAR PX8 ENGINES, THE JUMPER WIRE BETWEEN THE GRID HEATER RELAY TO THE FUSE BLOCK HAS BEEN ROUTED IN SUCH A WAY THAT THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR IT TO RUB AGAINST THE RADIATOR SUPPORT.Read More!
2007-2008 KENWORTH T300 POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY Recall
2007-2008 KENWORTH T300POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
Units affected: 245
PACCAR INCORPORATED
Report Date: 2007-03-22
Summary: ON CERTAIN TRUCKS, THE AXLE HOUSINGS MAY HAVE BEEN MANUFACTURED WITH STEEL THAT WAS OUT OF SPECIFICATION WHICH COULD RESULT IN A FATIGUE FAILURE OVER TIME.Read More!
2003-2008 KENWORTH T300 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION Recall
2003-2008 KENWORTH T300POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Units affected: 4592
PACCAR INCORPORATED
Report Date: 2007-03-16
Summary: ON CERTAIN TRUCKS, THE WIRING, PARTS, OR TRANSMISSION PROGRAMMING REQUIRED FOR THE AUTO NEUTRAL FEATURE TO FUNCTION AS DESIGNED WERE EITHER NOT INSTALLED, CONNECTED, OR PROGRAMMED PROPERLY.Read More!
2007-2008 KENWORTH T300 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR Recall
2007-2008 KENWORTH T300SERVICE BRAKES, AIR
Units affected: 1377
PACCAR INCORPORATED
Report Date: 2007-03-02
Summary: CERTAIN TRUCKS FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 121, "AIR BRAKE SYSTEMS." THE TRAILER LIGHT LINE MAY HAVE BEEN ROUTED USING TOO TIGHT OF A BEND RADIUS. THIS ROUTING METHOD COULD CAUSE THE WIRES WITHIN THE HARNESS PLUG TO BE PULLED AWAY FROM THE CHASSIS PLUG RESULTING IN AN INTERMITTENT OR COMPLETE ELECTRICAL POWER LOSS TO THE TRAILER.Read More!
2006 KENWORTH T300 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL Recall
2006 KENWORTH T300VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
Units affected: 116
PACCAR INCORPORATED
Report Date: 2006-11-24
Summary: AN INCORRECT SWITCH WAS INSTALLED IN THE CRUISE CONTROL SYSTEM ON CERTAIN MODEL T300 TRUCKS.Read More!
2005-2006 KENWORTH T300 PARKING BRAKE:DRIVELINE:HYDRAULIC Recall
2005-2006 KENWORTH T300PARKING BRAKE:DRIVELINE:HYDRAULIC
Units affected: 333
PACCAR INCORPORATED
Report Date: 2005-09-20
Summary: ON CERTAIN TRUCKS EQUIPPED WITH HYDRAULIC BRAKES, THERE MAY BE A DEFECT IN THE ANCHOR BOLT OF SOME BOSCH MODEL #305 PARKING BRAKE ASSEMBLIES. A DIFFERENT COATING WAS APPLIED TO THE BOLT WHICH DID NOT MEET PACCAR SPECIFICATIONS. THIS COULD REDUCE THE FATIGUE LIFE OF THE BOLT AND LEAD TO PREMATURE FAILURE.Read More!

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