Knorr-Bremse Australia Pty Ltd - BENDIX SR-2/4/5 Trailer Spring Brake Valves

recall information

Recall number
REC-002425
PRA number
2002/5477
Original published date

make and model information

Make
BENDIX
Model
SR-2/4/5 Trailer Spring Brake Valves
Affected units
10,000

Identifying features

Not applicable

What are the defects?

The moulded rubber face of the Inlet/Exhaust Valve ('I/E Valve') component of the affected SR-2/4/5 valve assembly can crack and separate from the valve's metal insert. Air can be trapped by a separated I/E Valve causing it to balloon and block the exhaust.

What are the hazards?

Problem can prevent the application of the parking/emergency spring brakes on the trailer during parking or in the event of a trailer supply line failure.

What should consumers do?

Contact the company to arrange a replacement valve to be sent out and replaced free of charge. Enquiries to (02) 9352 4101.
Supplier details
Knorr-Bremse Australia Pty Ltd

Responsible regulator

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

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