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Recall: No. 1 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2013/142
Exact Model: i-CAR
VIN: JMYLRHA1W7U000408 to JMYLRHA1W7U500595
Build Date:
Numbers: 601
Defect: On Petrol versions (HA1W) the air bubble separation function of the condenser tank for the engine cooling system may not function properly when the engine is running at high RPM. This could result in coolant overflowing from the condenser tank. If the coolant overflows repeatedly and use of the vehicle continues without sufficient coolant engine overheating could occur. In the worst case the engine could stall/heat seize and cannot be restarted
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to check and where necessary replace the condenser tank refill the coolant and bleed the system.
Launch Date: 06 February 2014
Recall: No. 2 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2015/005
Exact Model: i-car
VIN: JMYLRHA1W7U000408 to JMYLRHA1W7U500595
Build Date: January 2006 to November 2007
Numbers: 602
Defect: On affected vehicles a component within the transmission valve block may be defective. If the component fails the gear box may not select gears correctly. In the worst case scenario the driver may not be able to select reverse gear.
Action: On affected vehicles inspect the gearbox valve block. Depending on inspection outcome replace valve body installation kit or valve body assembly.
Launch Date: 11 February 2015
Recall: No. 3 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2008/056
Exact Model:
Build Date:
Numbers: 301
Defect: It has been identified that due to the formation of rust between the manual control shaft and the gear inhibitor switch, the transmission may not move to the park position even though this may have been selected. As a result, it may be impossible to start the vehicle, additionally, the vehicle may move unexpectedly whilst in park, if the parking brake has not been applied.
Action: Recalled vehicles will have the relevant components cleaned, and fitted with a protective cover.
Launch Date: 26 June 2008

Manufacturer contact details:
The Colt Car Company Ltd
Watermoor, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 1LF
(01285) 655777


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