Diesel prices dropped more this week than any time during the last four years, according to the Energy Information Administration, falling 8.6 cents per gallon to $4.03. The price is 13.8 cents higher than the same week in 2011.
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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.