Caterpillar—Challenger Tractors

PRA number


Published date

Product description

Caterpillar CH35, CH45, and CH55 Challenger Tractors. Campaign No. PI 10077. Date range: January 1995 through October 1998.

What are the defects?

The splines on the steering pump end of the pump drive gear may fail in service, resulting in complete loss of steering and disengagement of the transmission.

What are the hazards?

Steering failure.

What should consumers do?

Contact your Caterpillar Dealer.


Caterpillar of Australia Ltd

Where the product was sold


Responsible regulator

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

Product category