For the first time in six weeks, the national average retail price of a gallon of diesel fell this week. The price dropped 0.7 cents to $2.939, according to the Department of Energy.
Diesel’s price is 71.8 cents higher than a year ago.
All regions reported slightly lower prices except Rocky Mountain and California, which had modest increases. The West Coast was unchanged from the previous week.
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Affected tractors are equipped with an automated Eaton UltraShift Plus or Eaton Advantage Transmission with right hand stalk shifter. In the affected trucks, the display on the instrument panel can indicate “N” when the shifter is set into “D” or “R,” causing the truck not to move.