Caterpillar—3508B, 3512B and 3516B Engines

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Published date

Product description

Date range: August 11, 1999 through July 26, 2001. Campaign PI 10268

Reasons the product is recalled

The air shutoff valves malfunction on 3508B, 3512B and 3516B Engines. Malfunctions include failure to close when required or inadvertent valve closure.

The hazards to consumers

Component Failure.

What consumers should do

Contact your authorised Caterpillar Dealer.


Caterpillar S.A.R.L., Singapore Branch on behalf of Caterpillar of Australia

Where the product was sold


Responsible regulator

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

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