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Recall: No. 1 of 9
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 9
Recall Ref: R/2006/088
Exact Model: Vectra C
Description: Heated washer nozzle may short circuit
Build Date:
Numbers: 1220
Defect: It is possible that moisture may enter the heated washer nozzle housing and cause a short circuit of the heating elements. In the worse case a fire may ensue.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to disconnect the heated washer nozzle housings.
Launch Date: 14 June 2006
Recall: No. 3 of 9
Recall Ref: R/2006/050
Exact Model: Vectra C
Description: Rear seat centre belt might not restrain the seat occupant in a frontal impact
Build Date:
Numbers: 1172
Defect: It has been identified that during the manufacturing process, the lock bar may not have been fitted to the belt retractor. In the worst case, the restraint function of the rear seat centre belt might not operate correctly in the case of a frontal impact.
Action: Recalled vehicles will have the rear centre seat belt inspected and replaced if necessary.
Launch Date: 17 May 2006

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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