JAPAN: DaimlerChrysler recalls Actros trucks

By just-auto.com editorial team | 14 June 2001

DaimlerChrysler Japan Co. said on Tuesday that it has registered with the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport to recall 472 Mercedes Benz Actros trucks due to defects in the wheel hubs, Kyodo News reported.

The company will collect and repair for free trucks made between June 1997 to July 1999.

Fractures may occur in the wheel hubs, which, in the worst case, could cause the wheels to come off, the report said.

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