For a second straight week, the national average retail price of diesel gained 2.4 cents to $3.825 in the latest week, according to the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration.
Average prices rose in all regions. The biggest increase was 4.3 cents to $4.096 in California, followed by the West Coast, excluding California, where the average price advanced 3.9 cents to $4.049. The Midwest price increased 2.8 cents to $3.782.
The national average price is 75.8 cents higher than a year ago. The record diesel price was $4.764 in July 2008.
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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.