Volvo Recalls 1,577 Trucks

Volvo Trucks North America Inc has recalled 1,577 heavy-duty trucks built between November 1997 and August 1999 because they were shipped with inaccurate front axle weight ratings.

The company said the recall stemmed from incorrect tire rating information used to calculate weight ratings. Volvo said it either will replace the weight certification label with a correct one; replace front axle tires, rims or tie rod tubes; or replace or relocate fuel tanks.

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