Caterpillar—Mini Hydraulic Excavators

PRA number


Published date

Product description

(PI 10309). Model 301.5, 301.6 and 301.8. Date range 24 August 2001 through 9 February 2004

Reasons the product is recalled

The auxiliary return line needs to be reworked to prevent hose from entering the operator station. This only affects machines with a canopy and occurs when the boom swing stop is removed and boom is swung fully 90 degrees.

The hazards to consumers

Component Failure.

What consumers should do

Contact your authorised Caterpillar Dealer.


Caterpillar S.A.R.L. Singapore Branch

Where the product was sold


Responsible regulator

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

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