Penske Commercial Vehicles — Western Star Trucks
What are the defects?
On certain vehicles, after several hard brake applications, the brake light pressure switch may not activate the brake lights with a light application of the brake pedal.
What are the hazards?
Brake lights not illuminating when the service brakes are applied would not signal to other motorists the intent of the driver to slow down, leading to an increased risk of a crash.
What should consumers do?
- 27 March 2007 - 21 November 2017