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Recall: No. 7 of 9
Recall Ref: R1997/098
Exact Model: Diesel
Build Date: 1993 to 1996
Numbers: 26000
Defect: Under certain conditions the engine wiring harness may touch the bonnet hinge. With prolonged chafing, this may lead to a possible electrical short circuit and if not dealt with, eventual combustion.
Action: Affected vehicles are being recalled to have the engine wiring harness re-routed and secured clear of the bonnet hinge.
Launch Date: 22 May 1998
Recall: No. 8 of 9
Recall Ref: R/2006/006
Exact Model: Tigra Combo and Corsa
Description: Water ingress into ABS wiring may cause a short circuit and a fire
VIN: TIGRA - *********5E000023 to *********5E037478, CORSA - *********44000009 to *********54330240, COMBO - *********43000023 to *********54330240
Build Date:
Numbers: 217374
Defect: It has been identified that the above vehicle could be affected by moisture ingress at the ABS connector. The moisture can enter through the ground wiring connection, which can lead to the ABS not functioning correctly, overheating within the connector, and in extreme cases a fire.
Action: Recalled vehicles will have the ABS harness plug checked for moisture ingress and where necessary, the wiring harness and control unit will be replaced. In all other cases, the ground cable will be secured against ingress of moisture, by soldering the cable sockets and applying shrink tubes.
Launch Date: 22 March 2006
Recall: No. 9 of 9
Recall Ref: R1995/012
Exact Model:
Build Date: August 1991 to February 1995
Numbers: 601131
Defect: A) During refuelling the flow of fuel can cause static electricity to build up in the tank filler neck with the possibility of static sparking. B) On some vehicles an electrical connector plug in the air bag system may not be correctly positioned. Should this be the case, one or both air bags might not deploy in the event of a collision.
Action: A) The fitting of a metal earthing clamp to the lower end of the metal ring for the fuel filler cap to ensure a conductive connection between the filler neck and the vehicle body. B) Checking that in potentially affected vehicles the subject electrical connection is correctly positioned.
Launch Date: 24 March 1995

Manufacturer contact details:
General Motors UK Limited
Griffin House, Osbourne Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3YT
01582 721122 or 0800 026 0034


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