Subaru—2008MY-2009MY Tribeca

PRA number

2008/10492

Published date

Product description

Vehicle Dynamics Control (VDC) G sensor. Production date 18 February 2008 to 1 December 2008

What are the defects?

The Vehicle Dynamics Control G sensor on the affected vehicles may have been installed in the incorrect position at the time of manufacture which may cause the VDC system to malfunction when activated, leading to the vehicle becoming unstable. The VDC system will only activate when the vehicle is being driven close to its performance and handling capabilities.

What are the hazards?

Malfunction

What should consumers do?

Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited will write to owners of all affected vehicles

Supplier

Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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