Caterpillar—TH580B Telehandlers

PRA number

2005/8242

Published date

Reasons the product is recalled

The 245-4375 shackle may fail. If the shackle fails, the number 4 boom section may rapidly and uncontrollably retract. This will make the machine and load unstable. This can happen at any time when the boom is raised and extended.

The hazards to consumers

Potential for personal injury or death.

What consumers should do

Contact your local Caterpillar dealer.

Supplier

Caterpillar SARL

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

-

Responsible regulator

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