Ateco Automotive Pty Ltd — Ssangyong Stavic Motor Vehicles

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
see attached VIN list

What are the defects?

The ball joint(s) could be damaged in vehicles with high mileage or vehicles exposed to specific severe conditions.

What are the hazards?

If the vehicles are operated for extended periods of time in this condition without any inspection or repair, the ball joint(s) may fail, causing loss of control of the vehicle.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail. Owners should contact their nearest Ssangyong dealer to arrange an inspection and replacement of the left hand and right hand front lower arm ball joints.

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Ssangyong motor dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Product category