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Recall: No. 1 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2005/166
Exact Model: Signum and Vectra
Description: Rear axle hub may not be to specification
VIN: SIGNUM - 00000006*102*5432 to 00000006*103*6596, VECTRA - 00000006*102*5432 to 00000006*103*6596
Build Date:
Numbers: 783
Defect: The hardening process applied to the rear wheel bearing inner ring may be incorrect. There is a possibility that a rumbling noise may become apparent, which if not checked could in extreme circumstances result in the detachment of the hub and severely impaired road holding/handling.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected and check the date stamp on the rear wheel hubs. Where necessary, replace the hub bearing assembly.
Launch Date: 17 December 2005
Recall: No. 2 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2008/014
Exact Model: Vectra C & Signum
VIN: 21017709 to 71106592
Build Date: 1/1/02 to 31 Dec 07
Numbers: 236284
Defect: Following a small number of complaints of Vauxhall Vectra and Signum vehicles rolling away due to allegedly defective handbrakes. Vauxhall engineers in conjunction with consultants and other bodies, have conducted rigorous testing and found that provided the handbrake is applied correctly without depressing the release button, the handbrake is perfectly safe.
Action: In line with it's priority of continuous improvement, recalled vehicles will be fitted with a modified handbrake mechanism to reduce the possibility of a partial release.
Launch Date: 07 April 2008
Recall: No. 3 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2004/148
Exact Model:
Description: Rear exhaust pipe may move backwards slipping off the front pipe
VIN: 00000000041019521 to 00000000041133883, and 00000000041013500 to 00000000041133906
Build Date:
Numbers: 7572
Defect: The possibility exists that the rear exhaust pipe can move backwards and slip off the front pipe. With the possibility that under body components may become damaged.
Action: Recall affected vehicles and check likely to be affected under body areas, and install a new exhaust clamp.
Launch Date: 05 November 2004

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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