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Recall: No. 4 of 6
Recall Ref: R/2007/171
Description: ABS MAY FAIL
VIN: 43000023 to 73027322
Build Date: 01 Jan 2003 to 21 Nov 2007
Numbers: 345634
Defect: It is possible for moisture to enter the ABS connector/control unit. This can cause the ABS system not to function correctly and in the worst case overheating which may lead to fire.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to check the ABS control unit, fit a protective cover to the control unit and seal the earth point with wax.
Launch Date: 17 December 2007
Recall: No. 5 of 6
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. 6 of 6
Recall Ref: R/2005/082
Exact Model:
Description: Airbag could become loose
Build Date:
Numbers: 246
Defect: Constant quality controls have revealed that on some vehicles the passenger side airbag mounting fixing screws were not torqued to the correct specification. This could result in the airbag until becoming loose.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected and tighten the two airbag retaining screws.
Launch Date: 26 July 2005

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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