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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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