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Specialist Wholesalers Pty Ltd t/as Roadsafe - Roadsafe Front Lower Ball Joint Recall

A recall notice for Roadsafe Front Lower Ball Joint supplied by Specialist Wholesalers Pty Ltd t/as Roadsafe as due to an improper hardening procedure during manufacture, the product may fail, causing vehicle suspension failure.

Specialist Wholesalers Pty Ltd t/as Roadsafe - Roadsafe Front Lower Ball Joint

PRA No.

2020/18510

Date published

27 Sep 2020

Product description

Roadsafe front lower ball joint
Suitable for installation on various Mitsubishi vehicles, including L200, L300 and Triton (2WD, Model Years pre-2006)

Part number BJ218

Photograph of Roadsafe Front Lower Ball Joint

Identifying features

Other

Batch codes 218-H18K, 213-C19K & 218-C19K

What are the defects?

Due to an improper hardening procedure during manufacture, the product may fail, causing vehicle suspension failure.

What are the hazards?

If the vehicle suspension fails while the vehicle is in motion this may increase the risk of an accident or injury to the vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the affected product, or the vehicle to which the product has been fitted.

Consumers should have the affected product replaced by their chosen mechanic and contact Roadsafe to organise for a reimbursement of the cost of the new part and its installation. If the affected product has not been fitted to a vehicle, consumers can return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For more information, consumers can contact Roadsafe on 03 8687 1700 (Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm AEST) or via email at sales@roadsafe.com.au

Supplier

Specialist Wholesalers Pty Ltd t/as Roadsafe

Traders who sold this product

Roadsafe
Select Burson Automotive stores
Select Pedders stores

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

  • 1 November 2018 - 30 June 2020

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall advertisement.pdf (348.99 KB)

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.