Tyres4U—All Wheels Australia LC200 wheel rims

PRA number

2016/15563

Published date

Product description

Wheel rims fitted to camper trailers
LC200 wheel showing stud pattern
Identifying features

Other identifying numbers

LC200

What are the defects?

Hardness and tensile strength of the casting is low, causing potential for cracking and failure of the wheel rim.

What are the hazards?

Cracking and failure of the wheel rim when the trailer is being towed could lead to a traffic hazard, and could result in injury of towing vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop towing trailers with affected rims and contact Tyres4U to arrange inspection and replacement of affected rims. Tyres4U can be contacted by phone on 02 9716 1700 or by email at info@tyres4u.com.au

Supplier

Tyres4U

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

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