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Recall: No. 4 of 7
Recall Ref: R2001/158
Exact Model:
Build Date:
Numbers: 45000
Defect: Under severe and extreme conditions where the vehicle is used mainly off-road in a wet, muddy environment it is possible that the tapered section of the ball pin on the steering Pitman arm may break. This in the worst case could result in a loss of steering control.
Action: Recall the affected vehicles and replace the Pitman with a quality assured component.
Launch Date: 26 April 2002
Recall: No. 5 of 7
Recall Ref: R2000/079
Exact Model:
Build Date: 1994
Numbers: 278
Defect: Brake fluid may seep from the front flexible brake hoses impairing the efficiency of one or both braking circuits.
Action: Recall the affected vehicles for replacement of both front flexible brake hoses.
Launch Date: 27 September 2000
Recall: No. 6 of 7
Recall Ref: R2001/129
Exact Model:
Build Date:
Numbers: 4110
Defect: There is a possibility that the accumulator diaphragn in the Hydraulic Brake Booster (HBB) might be manufactured improperly. This may cause the nitrogen pressure in the accumulator to drop. The following two symptoms may result: 1) The parking and first engine start, since specific brake pressure takes time to accumulate.
Action: The Hydraulic Brake Booster nitrogen accumulator will be replaced with a modified one on all affected vehicles.
Launch Date: 29 January 2002

Manufacturer contact details:
The Colt Car Company Ltd
Watermoor, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 1LF
(01285) 655777


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