Reasons the product is recalled
The retaining nut that is designed to prevent the boat’s steering cable from detaching from the boat’s rudder block may fail.
The hazards to consumers
If the retaining nut fails, this could lead to a loss of steering control of the boat. Steering loss may cause an accident, resulting in death or injury to the boat occupants or bystanders.
What consumers should do
Consumers should contact their closest Malibu Boats dealer to arrange for repair, free of charge. Consumers should not use the boat until it has been repaired.
A list of Malibu and Axis Boat Dealers in Australia can be found here: https://www.malibuboats.com.au/malibu-boats-specialists
For more information contact Malibu Boats Australia on 02 6040 1174 or via the online contact form at: https://www.malibuboats.com.au/malibu-boats-specialists#contactus
Traders who sold this product
Malibu and Axis Boat Dealers nationally