Volvo Group Australia - VOLVO TRUCK UD 2017 - 2019

recall information

Recall number
PRA number
Campaign number
Original published date

make and model information

Year range
2017 - 2019
Affected units

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

Some of the bearing cups in the front and/or interaxles have been assembled without a thrust washer. If the vehicle is operated under these conditions, the universal joint may ultimately break.

What are the hazards?

If the universal joint breaks, the propeller shaft may detach, causing the vehicle to become inoperable or causing an accident resulting in injury or death to the vehicle occupant and/or other road users.

What should consumers do?

Affected owners will be contacted and advised to make an appointment with their nearest Volvo Group Australia dealership to arrange for repair.

For more information, owners can contact their nearest authorised Volvo Group Australia repairing dealer on 07 3718 3500 or email
Supplier details
Volvo Group Australia

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact name
Volvo Trucks
Contact phone
1300 698 658

Responsible regulator

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