Knorr-Bremse Australia Pty Ltd—Bendix Trailer—Spring Brake Control Valve

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
Not applicable

What are the defects?

The moulded rubber face of the Inlet/Exhaust Valve ("I/E Valve") component of the affected SR-2/4/5 valve assembly can crack and separate from the valve's metal insert. Air can be trapped by a separated I/E Valve causing it to balloon and block the exhaust.

What are the hazards?

Problem can prevent the application of the parking/emergency spring brakes on the trailer during parking or in the event of a trailer supply line failure.

What should consumers do?

Contact the company to arrange a replacement valve to be sent out and replaced free of charge. Enquiries to (02) 9352 4101.

Supplier
Knorr-Bremse Australia Pty Ltd
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
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