Chad Cooper, owner of Cooper Transport, operates this 1996 Peterbilt 379 in Ohio. The truck is equipped with a 5EK Caterpillar with an 18-speed and 3:55 rears. The trailer is a 2016 Reitnouer Big Bubba with a quick draw tarp system. Sitting on a 313-inch wheelbase, Cooper has had the rig painted and the frame wrapped, while also adding 7-inch pipes and custom fenders. Cooper, of Fort Loramie, Ohio, hauls steel coils from Piqua, Ohio, to Fairfield, Ohio.
Affected trucks include model year 2008-2018 Freightliner Cascadia and Western Star 4700, 4900, 5700 and 6900 trucks. DTNA says after hard brake applications, the brake light pressure switch may not activate the brake lights with the light application of the brake pedal.