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

What are the defects?

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.

What are the hazards?

Component Failure.

What should consumers 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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