Mercedes-Benz—Bus—Rear Axle Housing Thread

What are the defects?

Investigations by the manufacturer have shown that there is a possibility the thread profile for the rear axle hub retaining nut may be out of specification, thereby decreasing the retention force acting on the hub nut. A loose hub nut could compromise the integrity of the hub assembly.

What are the hazards?

Malfunction

What should consumers do?

Contact any authorised Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicle Dealership to have an inspection carried out. If you have sold the vehicle please contact DaimlerChrysler on telephone number 03 9566 9380, fax 03 9566 6223 or via e-mail: campaigns@daimlerchrysler.com

Supplier
DaimlerChrysler Australia/Pacific 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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