PACCAR AUSTRALIA PTY. LTD. - KENWORTH TRUCKS Various 2020 - 2021

recall information

Recall number
REC-005010
Campaign number
21-09
Original published date

make and model information

Make
KENWORTH TRUCKS
Model
Various
Variants
C509 - 6x4,8x6, T359 - 4x2,6x4,8x4,10x6, T360 - 4x2,6x4,8x4,10x6, T409 - 6x4,8x4,10x6, T410 - 4x2,6x4,8x4,8x6,10x6, T610 - 6x4,8x4,10x6, T659 - 6x4,8x4,8x6,10x6, T900 - 6x4, T909 - 6x4,8x4
Year range
2020 - 2021
Affected units
906

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

The upper yoke attached to the steering column may not be fully inserted. If the yoke joint becomes loose the steering shaft may detach resulting in a loss of steering.

What are the hazards?

If the steering does not perform as expected there is an increased risk of an accident resulting in injury or death to vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners can contact their nearest PACCAR Australia Kenworth dealer to arrange for a technician to inspect and repair the vehicle at no cost.
Supplier details
PACCAR AUSTRALIA PTY. LTD.

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact name
PACCAR Australia Kenworth Dealer network
Contact phone
03 9721 500

Responsible regulator

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