Caterpillar—Vibratory Soil Compactor

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Product description

Models: CP433E, CS433E, CP563D and CS563D Vibratory Soil Compactors. Date Range: July 26, 2002 through September 10, 2002. Campaign PI 10220

What are the defects?

The steel plates used in the hitch area of the frame assembly may not meet the correct specifications. Center line cracks may result from the laminating process resulting in front and rear frame separation which may cause potential injury or death.

What should consumers do?

Contact your Caterpillar Dealer.


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

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Responsible regulator

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

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