Original published date
make and model information
P, G AND R
What are the defects?
Due to production deviation the tightening torque may be too low on the front torque rods of the front axle with air suspension.
What are the hazards?
Low clamping force on the joint may lead to screws shearing and the torque rods coming off. This will affect the ability to control the vehicle and may pose a hazard to the driver and other road users.
What should consumers do?
Contact our Scania workshops or Scania Dealers and make a booking to have the vehicle repaired.
Scania Australia Pty Ltd
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts is the responsible regulator for this recall.