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Recall: No. 7 of 18
Recall Ref: R/2013/068
Exact Model: C3 & DS3
VIN: VF7******DW535215 to VF7******DW542781
Build Date: 25 and 26 March 2013
Numbers: 19
Defect: It has been identified that it is possible that the rear screen seal may not be to specification. This could lead to water ingress into the boot area which in extreme cases could cause the rear screen to become insecure in its housing.
Action: Recall all affected vehicles and replace the rear screen seal.
Launch Date: 07 June 2013
Recall: No. 8 of 18
Recall Ref: R/2012/123
Exact Model: C3 & DS3
VIN: VF7******CW576379 to VF7******CW583895
Build Date: 09 July 2012 to 28 August 2012
Numbers: 129
Defect: It is possible that the left hand wheel bolts may not have been torqued to the correct specification. This could lead to noise or vibration from the wheels and if not rectified it could result in wheel detachment and loss of control of the vehicle.
Action: Recall affected vehicles to check and if necessary re-torque the wheel bolts.
Launch Date: 24 October 2012
Recall: No. 9 of 18
Recall Ref: R/2014/083
Exact Model: C3 & DS3
VIN: VF7******EW607001 to VF7******EW611605
Build Date: June 2014
Numbers: 28
Defect: Front subframes on affected vehicles may show signs of damage to the left hand mounting point caused during the manufacturing process. Over time this may affect durability and cause the mounting to fail. This can affect security of components attached to the subframe and may affect control of the vehicle.
Action: Prior to failure the driver should notice excessive noise from this area. As a safety measure affected vehicles should be checked and where necessary the subframe replaced.
Launch Date: 24 July 2014

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


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