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Recall: No. 1 of 2
Recall Ref: R1999/013
Exact Model: All derivatives
VIN: XN134455 TO XN171119
Build Date: 26 August 1996 to 1 February 1999
Numbers: 5764
Defect: There is a possibility that the support clip for the engine coolant radiator bottom hose could contact and chafe the front brake feed pipe. In extreme circumstances a hole could be chafed in the pipe leading to loss of brake fluid. The brake fluid low level warning lamp would illuminate and the effectiveness of the footbrake could be impaired.
Action: A revised bottom hose support clip will be fitted to every affected vehicle. The front brake pipe will be checked for any sign of chafe damage, and a new pipe fitted if necessary.
Launch Date: 14 May 1999
Recall: No. 2 of 2
Recall Ref: R2001/095
Exact Model: MG - ALL VARIANTS
VIN: XN 134031 TO XN 169800
Build Date: 1st August 1996 to 4th January 1999
Numbers: 5800
Defect: There is a possibility of water ingress to the rear wheel bearings. If ignored, this could result in bearing failure, and in extreme cases, possible loss of a road wheel.
Action: Recall affected vehicles and replace rear wheel bearings
Launch Date: 03 October 2001

Manufacturer contact details:
Main Gate, Low Hill Lane, Longbridge, Birmingham, B31 2BQ


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