Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz Unimog U530 MY2015

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

The hydrostatic control unit may fail, switching the transmission from hydrostatic to manual transmission mode.

What are the hazards?

The vehicle may increase speed when the driver's foot is removed from the accelerator, increasing the risk of an accident, which may cause injury to vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners are requested to contact any authorised Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicle Dealership to arrange a time to update their TCM software.

For further information, consumers should contact Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific Pty Ltd via the website at https://www.daimlertrucks.com.au/

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicle Dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 2 January 2015 - 8 December 2015

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