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Recall: No. 1 of 4
Recall Ref: R/2009/091
Exact Model: Defender
Build Date: 7 June 2007 to 13 February 200807 Jun 2007
Numbers: 4834
Defect: Parking brake efficiency can be impaired as a result of an incorrectly assembled oil seal at the transfer box output shaft allowing oil to contaminate the brake linings.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to inspect and where necessary fit a new oil seal, degrease the back plate and drum and replace the brake linings.
Launch Date: 04 December 2009
Recall: No. 2 of 4
Recall Ref: R/2012/069
Exact Model: Defender (Including Defender 90 & 110 Chassis Cab, Truck Cab, Soft Top, Hard Top, Pick Up, High Capacity Pick Up vehicles and 130 Double Cab Pick Up).
Build Date: 1 February 2010 to 31 January 2012
Numbers: 5987
Defect: Some seat belt mounting bracket bolt/studs may be out of specification as they may have suffered Hydrogen Embrittlement during production. Occupants will normally notice the failure by the looseness or detachment of seat belt brackets. If the issue is not rectified occupants may not be restrained in their seat if the vehicle is involved in a collision.
Action: Recall affected vehicles and replace the seat belt mounting brackets.
Launch Date: 08 August 2012
Recall: No. 3 of 4
Recall Ref: R2000/038
Exact Model: Discovery and Defender Td5 Diesel
VIN: XA145775 TO XA181042 (DEFENDER), XA200000 TO XA244647 (DISCOVERY), XA900000 TO XA907209 (DISCOVERY)
Build Date: September 1998 to June 1999
Numbers: 9993
Defect: As a consequence of the manufacturing process, the engine flywheel may develop surface cracks which, under certain high load conditions can propagate, resulting in disintegration of the flywheel.
Action: Recall affected vehicles for the fitment of quality assured parts.
Launch Date: 05 June 2000

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