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Alfa Romeo 
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Recall: No. 1 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2009/010
Exact Model: 8C
VIN: ZAR92000000034064 to ZAR92000000038946
Build Date: 01 Dec 2007 to 31 May 2008
Numbers: 7
Defect: It has been identified that, the front suspension arm ball joint retaining nuts may not have been tightened to the correct torque. This may result in a metallic noise, a vibration through the steering wheel, and ultimately a loss of steering control.
Action: Recalled vehicles will have the ball joint nuts checked for tightness to the correct torque, and replaced if the former is not the case.
Launch Date: 30 March 2009
Recall: No. 2 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2013/079
Exact Model: 8C
VIN: ZAR92000000032332 to ZAR82000000047227
Build Date: December 2007 to March 2009
Numbers: 38
Defect: The tie rod for toe in adjustment could fail at the threads and cause loss of vehicle control. This is due to a nonconformity in production.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to replace both rear tie bars.
Launch Date: 23 July 2013
Recall: No. 3 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2011/138
Exact Model: 8C Competizione
VIN: ZAR92000000055504 to ZAR92000000055504
Build Date:
Numbers: 1
Defect: The gearbox assembly may fail due to an internal breakage inside the gearbox. This may cause the rear wheels to lock up.
Action: Replace gearbox
Launch Date: 14 October 2011

Manufacturer contact details:
Alfa Romeo (GB) Limited
Fiat House, 240 Bath Road, Slough SL1 4DX
00800 2532 0000


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