Marine Power International Pty Ltd—Mercury Diesel 2.8 L and 4.2 L engines

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Product description

2.8 L and 4.2 L diesel sterndrive marine engines
Identifying features
See attached Serial Number List.

Other identifying numbers

See attached Serial Number List.

Reasons the product is recalled

The flexible fuel return hose which runs from the fuel distribution block to the fuel injection pump may experience a crack at the end of the hose, which could allow a small leakage of diesel fuel.

The hazards to consumers

If left unattended, the fuel leak could potentially lead to a fire.

What consumers should do

Stop using the boat and return it to a Mercury dealer for rectification. The Mercury dealer will replace the fuel return hose with a hose that is not subject to the defect.

Traders who sold this product

Various boating retailers

Where the product was sold


Dates available for sale


Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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