What are the defects?
Under certain circumstances, when using the tool or fitting a wheel and tightening the flange nut, the spindle onto which the nut is screwed, can break.
What are the hazards?
What should consumers do?
Cease using this product immediately and contact Makita on 1300 361 690 between 8.00am and 6.00pm weekdays to arrange for replacement of the spindle by the nearest Makita Service Agent at no charge.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.