DaimlerChrysler—Freightliner Vehicles

PRA number

2001/4609

Published date

Product description

Recall No. T265/99/A. This recall is now superseded by Recall Campaign No. T294/99/A.

What are the defects?

The ball stud and socket assemblies on certain tie rods may contain bearing surfaces that have a less than specified case depth and/or hardness causing the socket assemblies to wear out prematurely resulting in separation of the ball stud from the socket.

What should consumers do?

Contact your DaimlerChrysler dealer.

Supplier

DaimlerChrysler Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

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