Ateco Automotive Pty Ltd—Chery Vehicle Gaskets

PRA number

2012/13251

Published date

Product description

Two gaskets fitted to a Chery J11
One gasket fitted to a Chery J3
Identifying features
Part number 481FB-1008028 (Fitted to J3 and J11) Part number B11-1205311 (Fitted to J11)

Other identifying numbers

Part number 481FB-1008028 (Fitted to J3 and J11)
Part number B11-1205311 (Fitted to J11)

What are the defects?

It has been discovered that the gaskets listed contain a small amount of bonded asbestos fibre.

What are the hazards?

There is no asbestos-related health risk to the driver or any passengers who use the vehicle. The gaskets are tightly embedded in the vehicle and present no hazard during normal operation of the vehicle.

Caution must be taken if carrying out maintenance. Procedures have been prepared and implemented to ensure that the gaskets are handled correctly by mechanics during maintenance of the vehicles. Any work involving these gaskets should be carried out by an authorised Chery dealer or a licensed motor mechanic who has been made aware of these procedures.

What should consumers do?

Letters will be sent to owners with affected vehicles. The affected gaskets will be replaced as and when required during normal in-service operation. However, if you have any concerns regarding the presence of affected gaskets in your vehicle, please contact the customer service department on 1800 359 456 to arrange for the replacement of the affected gaskets.

For more information, customers should contact their local authorised Chery dealer or call the toll free Chery customer assistance number: 1800 359 456

Supplier

Ateco Automotive Pty Ltd

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Chery dealers

Where the product was sold

Australian Capital Territory
New South Wales
Northern Territory
Queensland
South Australia
Tasmania
Western Australia

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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