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Proton 
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Recall: No. 1 of 3
Recall Ref: R1996/046
Exact Model: 3 4 and 5 door
Description: LEAKAGE FROM FUEL TANK
VIN: 007100 TO 007385
Build Date: Not known
Numbers: 285
Defect: As a consequence of broken or missing spot welds, leakage from the fuel tank may occur at the fuel pump mounting flange.
Action: Recall the affected vehicles for inspection of the fuel tanks. Where any spot welds are broken or missing, the fuel tank will be replaced.
Launch Date: 22 April 1996
   
Recall: No. 2 of 3
Recall Ref: R1998/77
Exact Model:
Description: TYRE DEFLATION
VIN: TO BE ADVISED
Build Date: August 1997 to August 1998
Numbers: 1922
Defect: Incorrect machining of the valve hole on the wheel rim has caused the valve hole to migrate towards the well of the wheel rim. Attendant to this the tyre valves have not been correctly fitted.
Action: Suspect wheels and valves will be replaced with quality assured units.
Launch Date: 16 September 1998
   
Recall: No. 3 of 3
Recall Ref: R1997/079
Exact Model:
Description: LOSS OF BRAKING VACUUM ASSISTANCE
VIN: THE BRAKE BOOSTER VACUUM HOSE CHECK VALVE MAY STICK AND CAUSE A LOSS OF VACUUM TO THE BRAKE BOOSTER. THIS WILL RESULT IN INCREASED BRAKE PEDAL EFFORT AND INCREASED STOPPING DISTANCES.
Build Date: Between 1 July 1997 and 31 August 1997
Numbers: 1797
Defect: The brake booster vacuum hose check valve may stick and cause a loss of vacuum to the brake booster. This will result in increased brake pedal effort and increased stopping distances.
Action: The affected vehicles are being recalled to have the brake booster vacuum hose replaced.
Launch Date: 03 November 1997
   
 

Manufacturer contact details:
Proton Cars (UK) Ltd
Proton House, Royal Portbury Dock, Bristol, Avon, BS20 0NH
(01275) 375475
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