Penske Commercial Vehicles Pty Ltd - Western Star 2016 - 2019

recall information

Recall number
REC-001510
PRA number
2021/18838
Campaign number
FL834
Original published date

make and model information

Make
Western Star
Year range
2016 - 2019
Affected units
276

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

The baggage and sleeper doors may separate from the vehicle door hinge.

What are the hazards?

If the doors separate from the vehicle while it is in motion, this can increase the risk of a crash and injury or death to vehicle occupants and/or other road users.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners should contact an authorised Western Star Truck Dealer to arrange a repair.

For further information, owners can contact Western Star Trucks on 07 3271 7777 or find their local authorised dealer at https://westernstar.com.au/dealers/
Supplier details
Penske Commercial Vehicles Pty Ltd

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.