Mercedes-Benz—Unimog Models U400 & U500

Identifying features

Recall Campaign Number: RC2006
Target : 6 Vehicles

What are the defects?

In extremely cold conditions, the compressed air system air dryer breather may ice up and become blocked. A blocked breather will result in a pressure increase in the air dryer, which may result in the top of the air dryer detaching

What are the hazards?

If the air dryer detaches, it may pose a hazard to other road users.

What should consumers do?

A letter will be sent to owners of affected vehicles.

Supplier
Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd
Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 May 2008 - 1 April 2012

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Product category