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Recall: No. 7 of 10
Recall Ref: R/2014/028
Exact Model: C1
VIN: VF7******DR568286 to VF7******DR569631
Build Date: Jul-13
Numbers: 358
Defect: On subject vehicles a weld on the rear cross member might be non-compliant and eventually cause the weld between the cross member and the vehicle body to break. This may lead to a partial detachment of the axle and cause the driver to lose control.
Action: Contact keepers using DVLA and manufacturer's records. Check the compliance of the weld on the O/S/R and if necessary replace the cross member.
Launch Date: 25 February 2014
Recall: No. 8 of 10
Recall Ref: R/2010/192
Exact Model: C1, C3 & Nemo
Description: ENGINE MAY FAIL
VIN: VF7******AA591443 to VF7******89739019
Build Date: 10/05/2010 to 17/10/2010
Numbers: 72
Defect: Due to incorrect machining, it is possible that the crankshaft is not to the correct specification, which can lead to insufficient lubrication of the crankshaft and subsequent engine failure.
Action: Recall all affected vehicles and replace the engine.
Launch Date: 05 November 2010
Recall: No. 9 of 10
Recall Ref: R/2012/129
Exact Model: C1,C3 Pluriel, C3 II, C3, DS3 and Nemo
Description: ENGINE MAY FAIL
VIN: VF7******89739125 to VF7******AA643052
Build Date: 26 May 2010 to 26 August 2010
Numbers: 1169
Defect: It has been established that the con-rod (big end) shell bearings may not have been manufactured to specification. This could lead to premature deterioration of the shells and if not identified it could result in engine failure.
Action: Recall affected vehicles and replace con-rod shell bearings.
Launch Date: 14 November 2012

Manufacturer contact details:
Citroen UK
Pinley House, 2 Sunbeam Way, Coventry, CV3 1ND


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