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Recall: No. 1 of 6
Recall Ref: R1999/042
Exact Model: 1.8i 16 valve
VIN: VFN*LFYF36000172 TO 3629347 WHERE * = 1, 2 OR 6
Build Date: April 1997 to May 1998
Numbers: 2237
Defect: There is a risk of leakage from the underbonnet fuel pipes.
Action: Affected vehicles are being recalled to have the subject pipes replaced with quality assured versions.
Launch Date: 30 June 1999
Recall: No. 2 of 6
Recall Ref: R2000/100
VIN: VF7N*****36965652 TO VF7N*****36993312, VF7C*****38833078 TO VF7C*****38858969
Build Date: July 2000 to September 2000
Numbers: 3648
Defect: There is a possibility that due to incorrect machining of the suspension ball joint clamp bolt holt on the pivot, the ball joint may disengage.
Action: Recall affected vehicles and check and replace pivot if necessary.
Launch Date: 25 September 2000
Recall: No. 3 of 6
Recall Ref: R1998/044
Exact Model: Xsara
VIN: 36000772 TO 36140371
Build Date: September 1997 to February 1998
Numbers: 13790
Defect: The air bag and seat belts pretensioner control unit is mounted in the centre console. If there exists any interference between the control unit and the console or floor carpets, the response time of the system could be affected in certain extreme cases.
Action: Recall potentially affected vehicles and check for interference between the control unit and the console or the floor carpets.
Launch Date: 17 June 1998

Manufacturer contact details:
Citroen UK
Pinley House, 2 Sunbeam Way, Coventry, CV3 1ND


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