Tata Motors Limited—Tata Xenon

Identifying features

Affected Build Range is from VIN: MAT464038DSR03945 to MAT464516DSR07228
Affected Production Dates: From 13.09.2013 to 21.01.2014

What are the defects?

Sections of pipe delivering brake fluid from the Hydraulic Brake Control Modulator to the left-hand and right-hand front brake calipers can fracture resulting in a brake fluid leak.

What are the hazards?

If a leak is not detected visually, the vehicle operator may notice the brake pedal begin to feel softer over successive applications. This may cause a gradual increase in vehicle stopping distance and pose an accident hazard.

What should consumers do?

Tata Motors Limited Australian distributor, Fusion Automotive, will write to all affected customers to notify them of the required action to be taken.

Traders who sold this product

Tata Motors Dealerships located throughout Australia

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 October 2013 - 17 December 2014

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Product category