Specialist Wholesalers Pty Ltd t/as Australian Automotive Distribution (AAD) — IBS Disc Brake Rotors – BR16040 and Protex Disc Brake Rotor – DR12909

Photograph of BR16040 Identifying Number Location
Photograph of DR12909 Identifying Number Location

What are the defects?

Due to improper manufacturing, the disc brake rotor hub may crack.

What are the hazards?

If the disc brake rotor hub cracks, the brakes may not function correctly or may fail, posing an accident and injury risk to the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the affected products, or vehicles that have been fitted with an affected product, and contact the place of purchase for instructions on obtaining a replacement or refund.

Where an affected product has been fitted onto a vehicle, consumers should have the disc brake rotor(s) replaced by a qualified mechanic, free of charge.
Affected products that have not been fitted to vehicles may be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, contact Australian Automotive Distribution on 03 8369 1400 (Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm AEST) or via email at info@aad.com.au

Traders who sold this product

See attached Traders list

List of traders who sold this product
Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 9 August 2017 - 12 December 2019

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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