Electrical issue sparks Mack Trucks recall

Electrical issues sparks Mack Trucks recall

Mack Trident, Super-Liner and Titan affected…

A recall of just over 600 Mack Trucks sold in Australia after a possibly dangerous electrical fault was identified.

The recall affects Mack Trident, Super-Liner and Titan trucks and the recall is being overseen by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).

Is your Mack involved? Check your VIN here.

All of the affected trucks were manufactured between the 10th of August 2015 and the 16th of September 2016.

The recall notice advises that the cab power and ground cable terminals (eyelets) may crack and eventually fail where the terminal attaches to the cab pass through plate.

What are the hazards?

Possible loss of power, therefore immobilising the vehicle and posing a potential safety risk for the occupants or other road users.

Volvo Group Australia will contact affected owners by direct mail.

Those owners are being asked to call their closest authorised Volvo Group Australia repairing dealer and book their vehicle in for an inspection as soon as possible.

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