The Neway All-Wheel Drive 260 Tandem and TufTrac suspension offerings are available for Western Star truck models. The Neway 60,000-lb. capacity AD 260 Tandem air suspension system works with Dana D60-190 axles and is designed for better road holding, handling and positive axle alignment to eliminate tire hop and improve traction, the company says. The Neway 40,000-lb. TufTrac AD high-performance vocational suspension is compatible with the 4800 model with 40,000-lb. axles. It is designed for on- and off-road high articulation operations.
WESTERN STAR, westernstar.com
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.