Possible brake light problem leads to Cascadia recall

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Daimler Trucks North America is recalling more than 128,000 Freightliner Cascadia trucks over a potential brake lights issue, according to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration documents.

Daimler is recalling about 128,269 model year 2017-2021 Cascadia tractors due to the brake lights possibly remaining illuminated after the brake pedal has been released.

DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the 3-pin brake pressure switch with a 2-pin switch along with a jumper harness for free.

Owners can contact DTNA customer service at 1-800-547-0712 with recall number FL-863. NHTSA’s recall number is 20V-567.