SKF Sverige Aktiebolag — SKF Wheel Bearing Kit VKBA 6781 for BMW 1 to 4 Series Vehicles

Photograph of SKF Wheel Bearing Kit VKBA 6781

What are the defects?

The thread pitch of the screws does not fully match the thread pitch of the bearing. Therefore, the wheel bearing may not be properly secured to the vehicle.

What are the hazards?

In the case of a high impact shock on the wheel, for example in an accident, the wheel could partly or fully detach from the body of the vehicle, increasing the risk of injury to the vehicle occupant or bystanders.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact the place of purchase for a replacement kit, to be installed free of charge.

For further information, consumers should contact the place of purchase, or SKF via https://www.skf.com/au/support/contact

Traders who sold this product

SKF Australia Pty Ltd
Sydneywide European Auto Parts (NSW & Victoria)
Hanvic South Yarra Auto Parts
Lintrex Australia

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 April 2020 - 31 December 2020

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Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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