MaxiPARTS Pty Ltd—Maxus brake shoe

PRA number: 2015/15078
Date published: 3rd December 2015

Product information

Product description

Maxus branded, lined, brake shoe for truck trailers

Identifying features

MBS1004FRXEMK
MBS1004PRK
MBS1004QRK
MBS1004FRK
MBS1010RK
MBS2000R95K
MBS2000RK
MBS2017R
MBS2017RK

What are the defects?

Potential risk of a minor quantity of bonded asbestos in the brake shoe lining.

What are the hazards?

For new, unused brake shoes, the risk of exposure to airborne asbestos due to handling, packing or unpacking is negligible.

Caution must be taken if carrying out maintenance. Procedures have been prepared and implemented to ensure that the brake shoes are handled correctly by mechanics during maintenance of the vehicles. Any work involving these brake shoes should be carried out by an authorised licensed motor mechanic who has been made aware of these procedures.

For brake shoes that have been fitted and are in use, please refer to the following remediation instructions:
https://maxiparts.com.au/news-en-2/maxus-brake-shoe-recall/

Dates available for sale

  • 1st September 2013 - 27th November 2015

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Various

Supplier

MaxiPARTS Pty Ltd

Supplier's web site

http://maxiparts.com.au

What should consumers do?

Customers should refer to the following remediation instructions: https://maxiparts.com.au/news-en-2/maxus-brake-shoe-recall/

Other regulator reference numbers

n/a

Advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall Notice.pdf (227.1 KB)