MaxiPARTS Pty Ltd—Maxus brake shoe

Identifying features

MBS1004FRXEMK
MBS1004PRK
MBS1004QRK
MBS1004FRK
MBS1010RK
MBS2000R95K
MBS2000RK
MBS2017R
MBS2017RK

What are the defects?

Potential risk of a minor quantity of bonded asbestos in the brake shoe lining.

What are the hazards?

For new, unused brake shoes, the risk of exposure to airborne asbestos due to handling, packing or unpacking is negligible.

Caution must be taken if carrying out maintenance. Procedures have been prepared and implemented to ensure that the brake shoes are handled correctly by mechanics during maintenance of the vehicles. Any work involving these brake shoes should be carried out by an authorised licensed motor mechanic who has been made aware of these procedures.

For brake shoes that have been fitted and are in use, please refer to the following remediation instructions:
https://maxiparts.com.au/news-en-2/maxus-brake-shoe-recall/

What should consumers do?

Customers should refer to the following remediation instructions: https://maxiparts.com.au/news-en-2/maxus-brake-shoe-recall/

Traders who sold this product

Various

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 September 2013 - 27 November 2015

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Product category