Thule Car Rack Systems—Thule Rapid Fixpoint XT Kit

Identifying features

Article numbers 3050, 3061, 3066, 3068, 3069, 3077.

What are the defects?

A faulty hardness of the bolts in the Fixpoint Kits makes them brittle and can cause them to break under stress. The fixation bolt may potentially snap off during use which makes it an unsure load carrier fixation.

What are the hazards?

Mechanical malfunction

What should consumers do?

Stop using the kit immediately and contact the retailer it was purchased from. They will support you in getting replacement bolts.

Supplier
Thule Car Rack Systems
Where the product was sold
Nationally

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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