Penske Commercial Vehicles - MAN AUTOMOTIVE 6x4 & 8x4 TGS & TGX chasis with a D26 engine & 2008 - 2018

recall information

Recall number
REC-000853
PRA number
2018/17084
Campaign number
MR064
Original published date

make and model information

Make
MAN AUTOMOTIVE
Model
6x4 & 8x4 TGS & TGX chasis with a D26 engine &
Year range
2008 - 2018
Affected units
1,164

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

The second rear axle prop shaft may fail prematurely on vehicles operating in conditions under high loads.

What are the hazards?

If the second rear axle prop shaft fails whilst the vehicle is in motion, it may cause property damage or injury to others.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles should contact their nearest MAN Dealer to arrange to have their vehicle's second rear axle prop shaft replaced. The work will be contracted at no charge, regardless of vehicle age or mileage.

For further information regarding this recall, owners can contact MAN Trucks & Bus Australia on 1800 676 711.

Alternatively, to find your nearest MAN Dealer, please visit https://man.com.au/
Supplier details
Penske Commercial Vehicles

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact website

Responsible regulator

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