“Truckers were, with rare exception, the best and most courteous drivers on the interstate … To the truckers out there maneuvering 80,000 pounds of economic energy over snowy, wind-swept, moron-infested roads, thanks for your Job-like patience. Oh, and thanks for not hip-checking our truck into the weeds.”
– Contra Costa (Calif.) Times writer Vince Golla, recounting a cross-country trip hauling furniture in a rental truck.
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.