Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd—Freightliner Columbia

Identifying features

Campaign: RC1010
Target:10
Produced between: July 2008 & December 2011

What are the defects?

The air tank securing brackets may develop cracks and this may result in air tanks falling from the vehicle.

What are the hazards?

If the defect occurs, this may result in air loss in the braking system and debris being dropped onto the road. This poses a hazard to the driver and other road users.

What should consumers do?

A letter is being sent to affected owners. Air tank brackets will be replaced free of charge.

For further information contact your nearest dealer.

Supplier
Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd
Traders who sold this product

Authorised Mercedes-Benz dealerships

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
Product category