OFFROAD TRUCKS AUSTRALIA PTY LTD - TATRA T815-2 / T815-7 / T158 - 4x4 / 6x6 / 8x8 / 10x10 2021 - 2022

recall information

Recall number
Campaign number
Original published date

make and model information

T815-2 / T815-7 / T158 - 4x4 / 6x6 / 8x8 / 10x10
Year range
2021 - 2022
Affected units
Variant applicability
All variants within this model

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

Due to a manufacturing defect, the pins in the steering bevel gearbox can collapse resulting in increased steering wheel free play or potential 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 of affected vehicles can contact Offroad Trucks Australia Head Office to book the vehicle in for rectification at an authorised repair centre. Parts and labour are at no cost if repairs are performed at an authorised service centre.

For site-based vehicles, parts will be supplied at no cost, and repair instruction to be provided.

Repair time is approximately 2 hours.
Supplier details

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact name
Amber Gaden or Adam Lockhart
Contact phone
(08) 9459 8911
Contact email

Responsible regulator

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

Product type