Daimler Truck & Bus Australia Pacific - Mercedes-Benz Unimog U530 MY2015 Recall

A recall notice for Mercedes-Benz Unimog U530 MY2015 supplied by Daimler Truck & Bus Australia Pacific Pty Ltd

Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific Pty Ltd — Mercedes-Benz Unimog U530 MY2015



Date published

6 Aug 2019

Campaign number


Product description

Mercedes-Benz Unimog U530
Model Year 2015

2 affected vehicles

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

See attached VIN list

VIN list.xlsx (18.7 KB)

What are the defects?

The hydrostatic control unit may fail, switching the transmission from hydrostatic to manual transmission mode.

What are the hazards?

The vehicle may increase speed when the driver’s foot is removed from the accelerator, increasing the risk of an accident, which may cause injury to vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners are requested to contact any authorised Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicle Dealership to arrange a time to update their TCM software.

For further information, consumers should contact Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific Pty Ltd via the website at https://www.daimlertrucks.com.au/


Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific Pty Ltd

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicle Dealers

Where the product was sold


Dates available for sale

  • 2 January 2015 - 8 December 2015

Responsible regulator

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