Some regular readers will be familiar with the Florida-based 49-year-old, his truck and trailer leased to Landstar Ranger. He’s pictured here this Saturday at the TravelCenters of America location in downtown Nashville, where I took some time mid-afternoon for a conversation that ranged over a number of different subjects:
Among others, of course — I thought you’d enjoy these photos of his truck and trailer (48-ft. Transcraft), taken before we parted ways, myself on to cook dinner (ribs) with my daughter (she’s a smoked-pork fan — daddy’s girl), Philmon off to enjoy one or another of the many music venues a $5 cab ride away from the truck stop. Nice setup, don’t you think? (Gallery below.)
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.