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Recall: No. 1 of 3
Recall Ref: R1998/07
Exact Model: 1.6 (16v) petrol
Build Date: Between December 1996 and June 1997
Numbers: 2000
Defect: On certain vehicles it is possible the power steering high pressure hose may contact the offside front rigid brake pipe. This could result in damage to the brake pipe with a resultant reduction in braking efficiency.
Action: Affected vehicles are being recalled for a check on the positioning of the pipes involved and adjustment of the pipe clearance where necessary.
Launch Date: 18 February 1998
Recall: No. 2 of 3
Recall Ref: R1999/096
Exact Model:
VIN: 118249 AND 264052
Build Date: June 1997 and June 1998
Numbers: 250
Defect: On some Marea vehicles equipped with air conditioning, the fan supply cable could overheat resulting in the risk of fire.
Action: Recall affected vehicles and fit a new wiring coupling in the place of the section of faulty cable.
Launch Date: 27 October 1999
Recall: No. 3 of 3
Recall Ref: R1998/104
Exact Model:
VIN: 4668589 TO 4782470 AND 244720 TO 291782
Build Date: April 1998 to November 1798 (Bravo & Brava), May 1998 to November 1998 (Marea)
Numbers: 315
Defect: On a small number of Bravos, Bravas and Mareas 1.9-2.4 Tds vehicles, because of a problem in the suppliers production process a fault could arise on the brake servo vacuum unit resulting in a gradual loss of the power assisted braking, although the basic system would continue to operate.
Action: Recall affected vehicles and replace the brake vacuum servo with a quality assured unit.
Launch Date: 18 December 1998

Manufacturer contact details:
Fiat Group Automobiles UK Ltd
Fiat House, 240 Bath Road, Slough, SL1 4DX
00800 3428 0000


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