Hubco Automotive Ltd—K459 Fitting Kit for Prorack or Whispbar Roof-rack
What are the defects?
The fitting kit may become loose, resulting in detachment from the moving vehicle.
What are the hazards?
There is potential for serious injury or death due to components detaching and striking other road users.
What should consumers do?
Users should immediately cease using the roof racks that are attached with this fitting kit on the affected vehicles. Consumers should contact Hubco Automotive Ltd on Freephone: 1800 143 584 or email K459recall@hubco.co.nz, who will arrange for the product to be returned for reimbursement.
30 distributors across Australia, mainly in NSW and QLD
- 25 November 2009 - 16 January 2012
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.