74B332 – Overloaded Electrical System May Cause Fire – 2020-2023 Pierce Freightliner & International Chassis Vehicles

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January 10, 2024 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 24V012000

Overloaded Electrical System May Cause Fire

Overloaded electrical circuits can overheat, increasing the risk of fire.


NHTSA Campaign Number: 24V012

Manufacturer Pierce Manufacturing


Potential Number of Units Affected 248



Pierce Manufacturing (Pierce) is recalling certain 2020-2023 Freightliner and International Chassis vehicles equipped with Weldon 8X16 Input-Output nodes. In the event of a short circuit or wiring failure, the firmware in the node may fail to shut off the output pin, resulting in overloaded electrical circuits.



Pierce will work with the equipment manufacturer Weldon to update the firmware, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a schedule for recall notification. Owners may contact Pierce customer service at 1-888-974-3723. Pierce’s number for this recall is Pierce 74B332.



Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.


Chronology :

December 2023 – Pierce is notified by Weldon of recall 23E-084 which they filed with NHTSA. At this time Pierce commences the work necessary to identify the affected models and field population, if any, based off information supplied by Weldon.

January 2024 – Pierce, as the vehicle manufacturer, files its own 573 recall report with NHTSA in accordance with 49 C.F.R 573.3.


23E084 – Overloaded Electrical System May Cause Fire – Weldon 8×16 Input-Output Node Vehicle Multiplex Systems


23E084 – Overloaded Electrical System May Cause Fire – Weldon 8×16 Input-Output Node Vehicle Multiplex Systems


8 Affected Products




3 Associated Documents

Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-24V012-4437.PDF 213.974KB

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Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-24V012-1930.pdf 646.613KB

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Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-24V012-9211.PDF 213.974KB

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