MaxiPARTS Pty Ltd—Maxus brake shoe
What are the defects?
Potential risk of a minor quantity of bonded asbestos in the brake shoe lining.
What are the hazards?
For new, unused brake shoes, the risk of exposure to airborne asbestos due to handling, packing or unpacking is negligible.
Caution must be taken if carrying out maintenance. Procedures have been prepared and implemented to ensure that the brake shoes are handled correctly by mechanics during maintenance of the vehicles. Any work involving these brake shoes should be carried out by an authorised licensed motor mechanic who has been made aware of these procedures.
For brake shoes that have been fitted and are in use, please refer to the following remediation instructions:
What should consumers do?
Customers should refer to the following remediation instructions: https://maxiparts.com.au/news-en-2/maxus-brake-shoe-recall/
- 1 September 2013 - 27 November 2015
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.