Meritor is recalling nearly 2,000 steer axles for an issue regarding a lack of lubrication. Insufficient lubrication on the axles may damage the wheel bearings. The wheel may separate and cause a sudden loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of crash.
The axles involved include the MX10-120EVO, MX12-120EVO and MX14-120EVO steer axles.
For questions, call Meritor customer service at 866-668-7221 or NHSTA’s vehicle safety hotline at 888-327-4236. NHTSA’s number for this recall is 20E-006. Recall information can also be found at SaferCar.gov.