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Recall: No. 4 of 6
Recall Ref: R/2004/057
Exact Model:
Description: Possibility that water could seep into the lower ball joints
Build Date:
Numbers: 10551
Defect: Possibility that water could seep into the lower ball joints of the front suspension due to insufficient sealing.
Action: Likely to be affected vehicles will be recalled during which time the free play in the front suspension lower ball joints will be checked. If the play is found to be within tolerance and the dust cover is free from damage, the cover will be cleaned and a sealer applied. If on inspection the dust cover is damaged, or the joint is exhibiting free play outside the tolerance, the lower arm will be replaced.
Launch Date: 10 June 2004
Recall: No. 5 of 6
Recall Ref: R/2003/067
Exact Model:
Build Date:
Numbers: 100
Defect: It is possible that due to improper welding of the levelling valve on the fuel tank, fuel may leak from this area.
Action: Fit a new, improved fuel tank.
Launch Date: 23 May 2003
Recall: No. 6 of 6
Recall Ref: R/2004/114
Exact Model:
Description: Passenger side airbag may suffer delayed deployment
Build Date:
Numbers: 8
Defect: The front passenger side air bag may suffer delayed deployment, which in the worst case scenario could result in passenger injury.
Action: Affected vehicles will be recalled, at which time the airbag will be replaced with a unit which complies with the correct deployment assessment criteria.
Launch Date: 07 September 2004

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


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