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Recall: No. 4 of 5
Recall Ref: R1999/082
Exact Model:
VIN: W2050001 TO X2031170 (SALOON), W705001 TO X7024338 (CONVERTIBLE)
Build Date: August 1997 and July 1999
Numbers: 4188
Defect: The front seats, (driver and passenger manual versions), may fail to lock on their rail, and in consequence could move during braking.
Action: Affected vehicles are being recalled for replacement of the seat base locking wire assembly.
Launch Date: 23 September 1999
Recall: No. 5 of 5
Recall Ref: R2002/003
Exact Model:
VIN: 23006889 TO 23018508
Build Date:
Numbers: 1861
Defect: The material in the left hand front steering swivel member may be faulty. This can lead ot the steering swivel member's lower mounting to the ball joint breaking and the car losing steering control.
Action: Recall all potential affected vehicles examing the steering knuckles and replace any found to be in defective batch.
Launch Date: 09 January 2002

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