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Recall: No. 1 of 1
Recall Ref: R1999/028
Exact Model:
VIN: SCD1625A2WH062497 TO SCD1625J6XD062732
Build Date: 1 August 1998 to 12 April 1999
Numbers: 152
Defect: Poor staking of the steering coupling shaft universal joint bearings can result in inadequate bearing retention. This can lead to excessive steering freeplay, directional instability, and in extreme cases, loss of steering control.
Action: Likely to be affected vehicles will be recalled and checked to establish if they have been fitted with a coupling shaft from the suspect "1323" batch. If they have, the component will be replaced with a quality assured item.
Launch Date: 20 May 1999

Manufacturer contact details:
Reliant Cars Limited
Unit C, Orbital Way, Cannock, Staffordshire, WS11 8XW
01543 459222


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