Marine Power International Pty Ltd—Mercury MerCruiser Production Engines, Remanufactured Mercruiser Engines and Certified Pre Owned Mercruiser Engines

Identifying features

MERCRUISER PRODUCTION ENGINES
Serial Number Range: 1A350037 - 1A350511 & 1A601377 - 1A608988

MERCRUISER REMANUFACTURED ENGINE
Serial Number Range: 1G400659 - 1G401328

MERCRUISER CPO (Certified Pre Owned) ENGINE
Serial Number Range: 1G480598 - 1G480761

What are the defects?

The tube which carries seawater into the power steering fluid cooler may break.

What are the hazards?

A breakage of the tube which carries seawater into the cooler may allow seawater to be discharged into the boat, cause the engine to overheat and put the boat at risk of swamping.

What should consumers do?

Stop using boat and contact MerCruiser dealer to arrange for boat to be inspected and, if necessary, rectified.

Traders who sold this product

See attached list.

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 September 2009 - 16 September 2010

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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