Further details on UD Trucks Quon recall confirmed

ACCC recall notice for UD Trucks action received

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The official recall notice for a new action relating to the UD Trucks Quon has been issued.

Further to the earlier statement released by Volvo Group Australia (VGA), we can now bring you the Vehicle Identification Numbers (VIN) of the affected trucks.

You can check to see if your UD Quon is affected here.

Being overseen by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) the recall notice confirms the action involves a total of 186 trucks.

All of those trucks were sold in Australia and New Zealand between the 1st of November 2016 and the 31st of January 2018.

The recall notice advising that potential failure of the inner wall of the shock absorber may cause fragments to adhere to the piston ring.

What are the hazards?

In certain operating conditions the front-rear and rear-rear shock absorbers may bend or break.

This could cause interference with the tyre and cause it to burst, which poses a risk of fire.

What should affected owners do?

Affected owners will be contacted by direct mail and advised to contact their nearest Volvo Group Australia repairing dealer to arrange an inspection and repair of the vehicle if required.

Concerned consumers can contact their nearest authorised Volvo Group Australia repairing dealer on (07) 3718 3500 or email vga.warranty@volvo.com.

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Joel is the founder and CEO of Heavy Vehicles. With more than 20 years experience in the media, including more than 10 years heading up the car publication - Behind the Wheel, Joel is passionate about bringing a fresh perspective to the Australian road transport industry. Prior to his media career Joel worked for a number of years as a bus, truck and delivery driver.

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